Monday 28 January 1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand.
In UK You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
Deep Throat Part II, directed by Joe Sarno, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Honorary Consul by Graham Greene 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 January 1974 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Ramsey Nasr: Dutch author and poet.
- Magglio Ordóñez: Venezuelan baseball player and politician.
- Jermaine Dye: American baseball player.
- Jermaine Dye in Oakland: California, USA; outfielder (Atlanta Braves).
- Zack Bronson: safety (San Francisco 49ers).
- Derrick Mayes: NFL wide receiver (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl XXXI).
- Vitaly Tregubov: Hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Olympics - 1998)
- Tony Delk: American basketball player: guard, Hornets
- Magglio Ordonez: Venezuelan baseball player
- Dino Buzzati: Italian journalist, dramatist and novelist called, "an Italian Kafka.
- Sam Thompson, Jim Bottomley, and Jocko Conlan elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Steve Miller Band - The Joker
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Al Wilson - Show And Tell
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Byron MacGregor - Americans
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
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