Saturday 23 August 1975
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Fallin' In Love by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds.
In UK I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics was in the top 5 hits.
The Land That Time Forgot, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Looking For Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner 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 23 August 1975 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Eliza Carthy: English singer-songwriter and fiddler (Blue Murder).
- Sean Marks: New Zealand-American basketball player and manager.
- Bünyamin Sudaş: Turkish weightlifter.
- Joe Andruzzi: NFL guard (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31).
- Hank Patterson: Actor (Fred Ziffel-Green Acres), dies at 87.
- Classical Way wins Championship Cup at Roosevelt Raceway
- Communists take over Laos
- Ethiopian junta under Mengistu Haile
- Free guitarist Paul Kossoff revived from dead after heart attack
- Philip Kapleau conducts 1st jukai ceremony in Poland
- Successful Communist coup in Laos.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds - Fallin' In Love
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- Elton John - Someone Saved My Life Tonight
- James Taylor - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- War - Why Can't We Be Friends?
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