Thursday 25 January 1973
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Superstition by Stevie Wonder.
In UK Long Haired Lover From Liverpool by Little Jimmy Osmond was in the top 5 hits.
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach 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 25 January 1973 ?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
- Burns Night - Burns suppers are held in many parts of the world around this date. (Originated in Scotland)
- Winter-Een-Mas - celebration of videogames and the people that play them. Winter-een-mas lasts for a whole week, which is always the very last week in January, the 25th through the 31st.
- Roman Empire - second day of the Sementivae in honour of Ceres and Terra
- Chris Guy: American professional wrestler.
- Elvis Presley Jr: Alleged Son of Elvis Presley.
- Terrell Wade in Rembert: South Carolina, USA; pitcher (Atlanta Braves).
- Anthony Harris: linebacker (Miami Dolphins).
- Marco Battaglia: tight end (Cincinnati Bengals).
- Rodney Young: NFL safety (New York Giants).
- Geoff Johns: American author screenwriter and producer
- Ace Steel: American wrestler and trainer
- English actor Derren Nesbitt is convicted of assaulting his wife Anne Aubrey.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Elton John - Crocodile Rock
- Stevie Wonder - Superstition
- Hurricane Smith - Oh, Babe, What Would You Say?
- Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
- Kenny Loggins - Your Mama Don't Dance
- Johnny Rivers - Rockin' Pneumonia - Boogie Woogie Flu
- War - The World Is A Ghetto
- Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man
- Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
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