Wednesday October 01, 1975
US date format: 10/1/1975, UK date format: 1/10/1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 1, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Gaspard Proust and Mar Saura.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Fame by David Bowie.
In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Afonya, directed by Georgiy Daneliya, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saturday Night Live.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Panther or pedit5.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 01, 1975?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Heavyweight Muhammad Ali KOs Joe Frazier in Manilla
- Muhammad Ali TKOs Joe Frazier in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
- Britain grants internal self-government to Seychelles.
- Ellice Islands split from Gilbert Islands, take name "Tuvalu".
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- Al Jackson: Jr.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 01, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Natalie Cole - This Will Be
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Tavares - It Only Takes A Minute
- Sly Stone - I Get High On You
- Peoples Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Money
- B.T. Express - Give It What You Got/Peace Pipe
- Joe Simon - Music In My Bones
- The Pointer Sisters - How Long (Betcha' Got A Chick On The Side)
- Smokey Robinson - The Agony And The Ecstasy
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 01If October 01, 1975 is your birthday you're 44 years, 11 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 day.
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 October 01, 1975?
On October 01, 1975 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is October 01, 1975?
On October 01, 1975 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 01, 1975?
On October 01, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 01, 1975?
On October 01, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on October 01, 1975?
On October 01, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 01, 1975?
On October 01, 1975 several famous people were born including, Gaspard Proust, Mar Saura, Kim Suna.
Which famous people died on October 01, 1975?
Famous people died on October 01, 1975 include, Al Jackson.
What was the number one song in October 01, 1975?
The number one song in the week of October 01, 1975 was Fame by David Bowie in US and Sailing by Rod Stewart in UK.
What were the top hits on October 01, 1975?
The top hits on October 01, 1975 were Fame by David Bowie, I'm Sorry by John Denver, Rhinestone Cowboy by Glen Campbell in US and Sailing by Rod Stewart, The Last Farewell by Roger Whittaker, Moonlighting by Leo Sayer in UK.