Thursday 22 August 1974
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Agustin Pichot and Stefano Verderi.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to (You're) Having My Baby by Paul Anka.
In UK When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees was in the top 5 hits.
The Longest Yard, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Autoverleih Pistulla.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Elimination or Gran Trak 10.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1974 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Agustin Pichot: Argentine rugby player.
- Stefano Verderi: Italian guitarist.
- Brimstone: American professional wrestler.
- Jenna Green: American actress and singer.
- Agustín Pichot: Argentinian rugby player.
- Jacob Bronowski: Polish-English mathematician historian and television host (d. 1974).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Anka - (You're) Having My Baby
- Paper Lace - The Night Chicago Died
- Rufus - Tell Me Something Good
- Roberta Flack - Feel Like Makin' Love
- Eric Clapton - I Shot The Sheriff
- ABBA - Waterloo
- Jim Stafford - Wildwood Weed
- Donny and Marie Osmond - I'm Leaving It (All) Up To You
- Andy Kim - Rock Me Gently
- Wet Willie - Keep On Smilin'
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