Wednesday 26 May 1971
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Brown Sugar by The Rolling Stones.
In UK Knock Three Times by Dawn was in the top 5 hits.
Kuroneko, directed by Kaneto Shind, 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 26 May 1971 ?
- Saint Germain of Paris
- Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
- Saint William of Aquitaine
- Saint Simitrius
- Saint Philip Neri (died 1595)
- Saint Lambert (d.1154)
- Saint Berenger (died 1093)
- Georgia - National Day
- Poland - Mother's Day
- Australia - National Sorry Day
- Zaher Andary: Lebanese footballer.
- Jason Bere: American baseball player, a pitcher with the Milwaukee Brewers.
- Timothy Allen: British photojournalist.
- Lewis Capes: WLAF defensive tackle (London Monarchs).
- Steven Rice in Kitchener: Ontario, Canada; NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers).
- John Longden: Actor (Man From Interpol), dies at 70.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
- The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
- Ocean - Put Your Hand In The Hand
- Ringo Starr - It Don't Come Easy
- Lobo - Me And You And A Dog Named Boo
- Aretha Franklin - Bridge Over Troubled Water
- Donny Osmond - Sweet And Innocent
- Daddy Dewdrop - Chick-A-Boom (Don't Ya Jes' Love It)
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