Thursday 22 July 1976
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Kiss And Say Goodbye by The Manhattans.
In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits.
Lifeguard, directed by Daniel Petrie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 July 1976 ?
- 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.
- Cindy Stollenberg: Belgian gymnast, placed 31st in her event at the Atlanta Olympics 1996.
- Kokia : Japanese singer-songwriter and producer.
- Nino Alejandro: Filipino singer-songwriter and actor.
- Janek Tombak: Estonian cyclist.
- Let My People Come opens at Morosco Theater NYC for 106 performances
- Japan completes its last reparation to the Philippines for war crimes committed during the imperial Japan's conquest of the country in the Second World War
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
- The Manhattans - Kiss And Say Goodbye
- Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
- Gary Wright - Love Is Alive
- The Brothers Johnson - I'll Be Good To You
- Starbuck - Moonlight Feels Right
- The Beach Boys - Rock And Roll Music
- Seals and Crofts - Get Closer
- The Beatles - Got To Get You Into My Life
- John Travolta - Let Her In
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