Thursday November 01, 1973
US date format: 11/1/1973, UK date format: 1/11/1973
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 1, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Aishwarya Rai and Assia (singer).
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Midnight Train To Georgia by Gladys Knight and the Pips.
In UK Let Me In by The Osmonds was in the top 5 hits.
Robin Hood, directed by Wolfgang Reitherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The First Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shaft.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Gotcha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 01, 1973?
- Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
- World Vegan Day
- Mexico - The Day of the Dead
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- Molly opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 68 performances
- Watergate Scandal: Leon Jaworski is appointed as the new Watergate Special Prosecutor.
- The Indian state of Mysore is renamed as Karnataka to represent all the regions within Karunadu.
- Pan Am cargo flight 160, a Boeing 707-321C, crashes at Logan International Airport, Boston, killing 3 people.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 01, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia
- The Rolling Stones - Angie
- Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin' (Part 1)
- Cher - Half-Breed
- Marie Osmond - Paper Roses
- DeFranco Family - Heartbeat-It's A Lovebeat
- The Allman Brothers Band - Ramblin Man
- Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- Garfunkel - All I Know
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia
- The Temptations - Hey Girl (I Like Your Style)
- Jackson 5 - Get It Together
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- Kool & The Gang - Funky Stuff
- Ann Peebles - I Can't Stand The Rain
- Tavares - Check It Out
- Harold Melvin - The Love I Lost (Part 1)
- Millie Jackson - Hurts So Good
- Betty Wright - Let Me Be Your Lovemaker
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 01If November 01, 1973 is your birthday you're 46 years, 10 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 4 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 01, 1973?
On November 01, 1973 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is November 01, 1973?
On November 01, 1973 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 01, 1973?
On November 01, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 01, 1973?
On November 01, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 01, 1973?
On November 01, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 01, 1973?
On November 01, 1973 several famous people were born including, Aishwarya Rai, Assia (singer), Mariya Poroshina.
What was the number one song in November 01, 1973?
The number one song in the week of November 01, 1973 was Midnight Train To Georgia by Gladys Knight and the Pips in US and Let Me In by The Osmonds in UK.
What were the top hits on November 01, 1973?
The top hits on November 01, 1973 were Midnight Train To Georgia by Gladys Knight and the Pips, Angie by The Rolling Stones, Keep On Truckin' (Part 1) by Eddie Kendricks in US and Let Me In by The Osmonds, Daydreamer / Puppy Song by David Cassidy, I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter in UK.