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Tuesday 1 June 1976

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 1, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Camille Martens and Marlon Devonish. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Love Hangover by Diana Ross. In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits. Midway, directed by Jack Smight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976 while A Stranger In The Mirror by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Saramandaia. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blockade or Bigfoot Bonkers.
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What the sky looked like on 1 June 1976

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Jack Smight

Starring: Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, James Coburn, Glenn Ford

Country: United States

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Directed by: Jacques Rivette

Starring: Juliet Berto, Bulle Ogier, Jean Babilée, Hermine Karagheuz

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The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane

Directed by: Nicolas Gessner

Starring: Jodie Foster, Martin Sheen, Alexis Smith, Mort Shuman

Country: United States

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Bugsy Malone

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Jodie Foster, Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger, John Cassisi

Country: United States

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Sweet Revenge

Directed by: Jerry Schatzberg

Starring: Stockard Channing, Sam Waterston, Franklyn Ajaye, Richard Daughty

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TV Series

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The Adventures of Pinocchio

Directed by: Steve Barron

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Battle of the Sexes

Directed by: Valerie Faris

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I've Got a Secret

The Jacksons

Starring: Michael Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Tito Jackson, Jackie Jackson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 June 1976 ?

  • Samoa - Independence Day 1962.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Carna.
  • Children's Day in some countries.
  • Commemoration of Justin Martyr (Anglican).
  • Kenya Madaraka Day 1963.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Great-Britain and Iceland terminate codfish war
  • The UK and Iceland end the Cod War.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on June 01, 1976 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1976 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Love Hangover - Diana Ross
  2. Silly Love Songs - Wings
  3. Get Up And Boogie (That's Right) - Silver Convention
  4. Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
  5. Happy Days - Pratt and McClain
  6. Shannon - Henry Gross
  7. John Sebastian - Welcome Back
  8. Daryl Hall & John Oates - Sara Smile
  9. Shop Around - Captain and Tennille
  10. The Rolling Stones - Fool To Cry
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Young Hearts Run Free - Candi Staton
  2. I'll Be Good To You - The Brothers Johnson
  3. Marvin Gaye - I Want You
  4. Sophisticated Lady (She's A Different Lady) - Natalie Cole
  5. Kiss And Say Goodbye - The Manhattans
  6. Who Loves You Better (part 1) - The Isley Brothers
  7. Love Hangover - Diana Ross
  8. Tear The Roof Off The Sucker - Parliament
  9. Dance Wit Me - Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan
  10. Open - Smokey Robinson


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

A Stranger In The Mirror

By: Sidney Sheldon

A LONELY MAN. Toby Temple is a super star and a super bastard, a man adored by his fans and plagued by suspicion and distrust.A

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The Choirboys

By: Joseph Wambaugh

Partners in the Los Angeles Police Department, they’re haunted by terrifying dark secrets of the nightwatch–shared predawn drink and sex sessions they call choir practice. Each wears his cynicism like a bulletproof jockstrap–each has his horror story, his bad dream, ...

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The Final Days

By: Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

The Final Days is the classic, behind-the-scenes account of Richard Nixon's dramatic last months as president. Moment by moment, Bernstein and Woodward portray the taut, post-Watergate White House as Nixon, his

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By: Albert Speer

This is one of the most amazing books every written. After being convicted in the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials, the prisoners were not allowed to have writing paper, were not allowed

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Genre: Maze

Publisher: Sega

Heavyweight Champ

Heavyweight Champ

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports Fighting

Colossal Cave Adventure

Colossal Cave Adventure

Platform: Many (initially PDP-10)

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: CRL

Datsun 280 ZZZAP

Datsun 280 ZZZAP

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade racing

Publisher: Midway Manufacturing

Bigfoot Bonkers

Bigfoot Bonkers

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Snake

Publisher: Meadows Games

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