Sunday 20 June 1971
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include William Gaines and Josh Lucas.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King.
In UK Knock Three Times by Dawn was in the top 5 hits.
Klute, directed by Alan J. Pakula, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Über ganz Spanien wolkenloser Himmel.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Computer Space or Star Trek.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 June 1971 ?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
- Ancient Latvia ? Zalu Diena.
- Roman Empire ? Festival in honor of Summanus.
- Day of The Royal Victorian Order.
- William Gaines: NFL defensive tackle (Washington Redskins).
- Josh Lucas: American actor.
- Twiggy Ramirez: Guitarist.
- Josh Kronfeld: New Zealander rugby union footballer.
- Brandon Lewis: English lawyer and politician.
- Rodney Rogers: American basketball player and coach
- Jeordie White: American singer-songwriter and bass player (Marilyn Manson Nine Inch Nails A Perfect Circle Goon Moon and The Desert Sessions)
- Sandra Palmer wins LPGA Heritage Golf Open
- Britain announces that Soviet space scientist Anatoli Fedoseyev has been granted asylum.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
- Ringo Starr - It Don't Come Easy
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
- The Partridge Family - I'll Meet You Halfway
- Donny Osmond - Sweet And Innocent
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