Monday 22 July 1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fabrice Anthamatten and Sonija Kwok.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Annie's Song by John Denver.
In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits.
Gone in 60 Seconds, directed by H.B. Halicki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Soldier and Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 July 1974 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Fabrice Anthamatten: French Swiss man, born to an Irish mother.
- Sonija Kwok: Hong Kong-Canadian actress.
- Franka Potente: German actress and singer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - Annie's Song
- Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- The Righteous Brothers - Rock And Roll Heaven
- George McCrae - Rock Your Baby
- Steely Dan - Rikki Don't Lose That Number
- Roberta Flack - Feel Like Makin' Love
- The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe
- The Hues Corporation - Rock The Boat
- Dave Loggins - Please Come To Boston
- Chicago - Call On Me
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