Friday 22 October 1971
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Maggie May by Rod Stewart.
In UK Maggie May / Reason To Believe by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Women in Cages, directed by Gerry de Leon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Day Of The Jackal by Frederick Forsyth 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 October 1971 ?
- Amanda Coetzer: Hoopstad, South Africa -- Tennis star (1996 Aust semi).
- Georges Vandenbeusch: French catholic priest, he lost his parents who sank into the Mediterranean Sea with their unique child when he was 7 years old.
- Kornel David: Hungarian basketball player.
- Kornél Dávid: Hungarian basketball player.
- Budoy Marabiles: Filipino singer-songwriter (Junior Kilat).
- Anthony "Pig" Miller: NBA forward (LA Lakers, Atlanta Hawks)
- José Martínez: Spanish runner
- Mitchel van der Gaag: Dutch soccer player (PSV, Motherwell)
- Timothy Christopher Carswell: Christchurch, New Zealand -- Cyclist (1996 Olympics)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Maggie May
- Carpenters - Superstar
- The Osmonds - Yo-Yo
- Cher - Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves
- Joan Baez - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
- Lee Michaels - Do You Know What I Mean
- Donny Osmond - Go Away Little Girl
- Stampeders - Sweet City Woman
- Isaac Hayes - Theme From Shaft
- Stevie Wonder - If You Really Love Me
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