Friday 21 May 1976
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kardinal Offishall and Stuart Bingham.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Silly Love Songs by Wings.
In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
The Man Who Fell to Earth, directed by Nicolas Roeg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kapetan Mikula Mali.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fonz or Night Driver.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 May 1976 ?
- Saint Constantine the Great
- Saints Constantine and Helena
- Saint Mireille
- Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
- Dia de la Afrocolombianidad marks the abolition of slavery in Colombia.
- Navy Day (Dfa de las Glorias Navales) in Chile.
- Saint Goderik
- Kardinal Offishall: Canadian rapper.
- Stuart Bingham: English snooker player.
- Abderrahim Goumri: Moroccan runner (d. 2013).
- Aditi Gowitrikar: Indian model actress and physician Mrs.
- Deron Miller: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (CKY World Under Blood and Foreign Objects).
- Sulo Nikolai Salonen: Composer, dies at 77.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wings - Silly Love Songs
- Diana Ross - Love Hangover
- Elvin Bishop - Fooled Around And Fell In Love
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Silver Convention - Get Up And Boogie (That's Right)
- John Sebastian - Welcome Back
- Pratt and McClain - Happy Days
- Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
- Henry Gross - Shannon
- Barry Manilow - Tryin' To Get The Feeling Again
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