Wednesday 21 January 1976
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lynn Thomas and Amanda Little Miss Texas-USA (1997.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To) by Diana Ross.
In UK Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was in the top 5 hits.
while Curtain by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kizzy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Datsun 280 ZZZAP or Indy 4.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1976 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Lynn Thomas: Newport News, Virginia -- Playmate (May 1997).
- Amanda Little Miss Texas-USA (1997: top 6).
- Emma Bunton: British pop singer/songwriter, actress, model and TV and radio presenter.
- Aivaras Abromavičius: Lithuanian-Ukrainian banker and politician; 15th Ukrainian Minister of Economic Development.
- Patrick de Lange: Dutch baseball player.
- Supersonic Concorde, first commercial flights, by Britain and France.
- Commercial service of Concorde begins with the London-Bahrain and Paris-Rio routes.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
- Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby
- The O'Jays - I Love Music (Part 1)
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- C. W. McCall - Convoy
- Paul Anka - Times Of Your Life
- David Ruffin - Walk Away From Love
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- Sailor - Glass Of Champagne
- Abba - Mamma Mia
- Laurel & Hardy With The Avalon Boys featuring Chill Wills - The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine
- In Dulce Jubilo / On Horseback - Mike Oldfield
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