Wednesday 27 March 1974
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rosanna Gimenez and Russ Haas.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Sunshine On My Shoulders by John Denver.
In UK Billy, Don't Be A Hero by Paper Lace was in the top 5 hits.
Dark Star, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Burr by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Now You See It.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Elimination or Gran Trak 10.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 March 1974 ?
- St. Augusta
- Angolan Victory Day.
- World Theatre Day
- St. John of Egypt
- St. Lydia
- Feast day of Rupert of Salzburg in the Roman Catholic Church.
- Rosanna Gimenez: Miss Paraguay-Universe (1997).
- Russ Haas: wrestler (d. 2001).
- Luca Banti: Italian footballer and referee.
- Marek Citko: Polish footballer and manager.
- Graham Clarke: Irish hurler.
- Andrea Conti: Italian basketball player and manager
- Bernard Curry: Australian actor screenwriter and composer
- Aubrey Haynie: American fiddler mandolin player and songwriter
- Joan Horrach: Spanish cyclist
- George Koumantarakis: Greek-South African footballer
- Aram Margaryan: Armenian wrestler
- Gaizka Mendieta: Spanish footballer
- Jason Narvy: American actor
- Simon Terry: English archer
- Dmitri Yemets: Russian author
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - Sunshine On My Shoulders
- Blue Swede - Hooked On A Feeling
- Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
- Elton John - Bennie And The Jets
- Cher - Dark Lady
- Carly Simon - Mockingbird
- Paul McCartney - Jet
- Redbone - Come And Get Your Love
- Mocedades - Eres Tu (Touch The Wind)
- Sister Janet Mead - The Lord's Prayer
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