Thursday 26 February 1976
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Theme From S.W.A.T. by Rhythm Heritage.
In UK December '63 by The Four Seasons was in the top 5 hits.
Taxi Driver, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Curtain by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 February 1976 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- Froso Spyrou: Miss Universe - Cyprus (1996).
- Nikolaos Siranidis: Greek diver.
- Chad Urmston: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Dispatch and State Radio).
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- The Spanish Armed Forces withdraw from Western Sahara.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Four Seasons - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)
- Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
- The Miracles - Love Machine (Part 1)
- Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T.
- Gary Wright - Dream Weaver
- Eric Carmen - All By Myself
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- Captain and Tennille - Lonely Night (Angel Face)
- Eagles - Take It To The Limit
- Nazareth - Love Hurts
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