Saturday 24 April 1971
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Joy To The World by Three Dog Night.
In UK Hot Love by T Rex was in the top 5 hits.
Billy Jack, directed by T.C. Frank, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone 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 24 April 1971 ?
- Saint Alexander (died 178)
- Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
- Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
- Newman's Day.
- 24-Hour Comics Day.
- Saint Maria-Euphrasia Pelletier (d.1868)
- Saint Honorius
- Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen
- Saint Egbert of Northumbria
- Saint Deodatus
- Alejandro Fernández: Mexican singer.
- Ken Klee: Indianapolis, Indiana -- NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals).
- Mauro Pawlowski: Belgian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Evil Superstars and Deus).
- Alejandro Fernandez: Mexican singer.
- Ken Klee in Indianapolis: Indiana, USA; NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals).
- Jeff Brohm: quarterback (San Francisco 49ers).
- Phil Rogers in Adelaide: South Australia, Australia; 100 metre breaststroke (Olympics-bronze-1992, 1996).
- Frank Merriwell opens / closes at Longacre Theater NYC for 1 performance
- Soyuz 10 returns to Earth.
- Soyuz 10 docks with Salyut 1.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
- The Temptations - Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
- Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
- Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
- Tom Jones - She's A Lady
- Ocean - Put Your Hand In The Hand
- Bread - If
- Neil Diamond - I Am.. I Said
- Paul McCartney - Another Day
- The Bells - Stay Awhile
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