Wednesday 28 February 1973
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Killing Me Softly With His Song by Roberta Flack.
In UK Blockbuster by The Sweet was in the top 5 hits.
The Long Goodbye, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
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 28 February 1973 ?
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 3 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
- Gary Walker: NFL defensive tackle / defensive end (Houston Oilers).
- Henry Bailey: NFL wide receiver / kick returner (Pittsburgh Steelers).
- Eric Lindros: Canadian professional ice hockey player who started his NHL career with the Flyers during the 1992–93 season.
- Nicolas Minassian: French race car driver.
- Masato Tanaka: Japanese professional wrestler.
- Demetrice Martin: WLAF cornerback (Scotland Claymores).
- Eric Lindros in London: Ontario, Canada; NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers).
- Denard Walker: cornerback (Tennessee Oilers).
- Hope Landin: Actress (I Remember Mama, Sugarfoot), dies at 79.
- Suriname government of Sedney arrests 13 union leaders.
- In New Jersey, USA, a magnitude 3.8 earthquake occurs.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Roberta Flack - Killing Me Softly With His Song
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Elton John - Crocodile Rock
- The O'Jays - Love Train
- Deliverance - Dueling Banjos
- Deodato - Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001)
- Edward Bear - Last Song
- Spinners - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
- Lobo - Don't Expect Me To Be Your Friend
- John Denver - Rocky Mountain High
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