Tuesday 21 January 1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anette Oldenborg and Faghma Absalom.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Please Mr. Postman by Carpenters.
In UK Streets Of London by Ralph McTell was in the top 5 hits.
Kurutta ippêji, directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barney Miller.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or Jet Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1975 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Anette Oldenborg: Miss Universe - Denmark (1996).
- Faghma Absalom: Miss Universe - Namibia (1996).
- Casey FitzRandolph: American speed skater.
- Thomas Castaignede: French rugby player.
- Thomas Castaignède: French rugby player, a member of the French rugby team 1999, playing as fly half (half back).
- Ito : Spanish footballer and manager
- Nicky Butt: English footballer and coach
- Yuji Ide: Japanese race car driver
- Willem Korsten: Dutch soccer player (Vitesse).
- Marie Lohr: Actress (Pygmalion, Small Hotel, Escapade), dies at 84.
- 28th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 7-1 at MontrTal.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carpenters - Please Mr. Postman
- Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
- Barry Manilow - Mandy
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
- Linda Ronstadt - You're No Good
- Paul Anka - One Man Woman/One Woman Man
- Donny and Marie Osmond - Morning Side Of The Mountain
- Gloria Gaynor - Never Can Say Goodbye
- AWB - Pick Up The Pieces
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