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Sunday 23 February 1975

1975-02-23

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Pick Up The Pieces by AWB. In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits. A Boy and His Dog, directed by L.Q. Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Boy and His Dog

Directed by: L.Q. Jones

Starring: Don Johnson, Jason Robards, Susanne Benton

Country: United States

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Boss Nigger

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Fred Williamson, D'Urville Martin, William Smith

Country: United States

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The Stepford Wives

Directed by: Bryan Forbes

Starring: Katharine Ross, Paula Prentiss, Peter Masterson

Country: United States

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Shampoo

Directed by: Hal Ashby

Starring: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Goldie Hawn

Country: United States

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Kurutta ippêji

Directed by: Teinosuke Kinugasa

Starring: Masuo Inoue, Yoshie Nakagawa, Ayako Iijima

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Barney Miller

Written by: Danny Arnold, Theodore J. Flicker

Starring: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Steve Landesberg

Country: United States

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The Sweeney

Written by: Ian Kennedy Martin

Starring: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan

Country: United Kingdom

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Lucky Feller

Starring: David Jason, Cheryl Hall, Peter Armitage, Pat Heywood

Country: United Kingdom

The Shari Show

Written by: Shari Lewis, Jeremy Tarcher

Starring: Shari Lewis

Country: United States

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EBC1: Emu's Broadcasting Company

Starring: Tom Chatto, Billy Dainty, Rod Hull, Barbara New

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 February 1975 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bohdan Utihrach: in Czechoslovakia; tennis star.
  • Chris Garner: NBA guard (Toronto Raptors).
  • Pat Barnes: quarterback (Kansas City Chiefs).
  • Gotham Chopra: American-East Indian noted family, the son of Deepak Chopra and follower of the path of his father, that of spiritual leader and counselor.
  • Michael Cornacchia: American actor director producer and screenwriter.
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Facts:
  • Amy Alcott wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Classic.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1975?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Jackson -- Feb. 17, 1975
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8421
  • Time: Rebates & Smaller Cars

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Something Happened

By: Joseph Heller

Bob Slocum was living the American dream. He had a beautiful wife, three lovely children, a nice house...and all the mistresses he desired. He had it all -- all, that is, but happiness.

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

By: John le Carré

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s memoir, The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life, will be ...

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The Ebony Tower

By: John Fowles

The Ebony Tower, comprising a novella, three stories, and a translation of a medieval French tale, echoes themes from John Fowles's internationally celebrated novels as it probes the fitful relations between love and hate, pleasure and pain, fantasy and reality.

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Harlequin

By: Morris West

Typically great Morris West Novel

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crash 'N Score

Crash 'N Score

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Doctor Pong

Doctor Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Gun Fight

Platform: Arcade, Bally Astrocade, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Commodore 128

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Taito; EU Taito; NA Midway

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Hi-way

Hi-way

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Shark Jaws

Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror


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