Saturday September 01, 1973
US date format: 9/1/1973, UK date format: 1/9/1973
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Simon Shaw and JD Fortune.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Brother Louie by Stories.
In UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits.
The Pedestrian, directed by Maximilian Schell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Sovereign State Of Itt by Anthony Sampson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Bastian.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Lemonade Stand.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 01, 1973?
- Start of the season when oysters are fit to eat (when month names contain an "R")
- Uzbekistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the new liturgical year begins on September 1. Also see September 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
- Church of England - Saint Giles
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- George Foreman knocks out Jose Roman in the first round to retain heavyweight title in Japan.
- 74-year-old Hafnia Hotel burns, killing 35 (Copenhagen, Denmark).
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 01, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stories - Brother Louie
- Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
- Helen Reddy - Delta Dawn
- Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
- Wings - Live And Let Die
- Dawn - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
- Maureen McGovern - The Morning After
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Get Down
- Paul Simon - Loves Me Like A Rock
- Chicago - Feelin' Stronger Every Day
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
- Al Green - Here I Am Come & Take Me
- Sly & The Family Stone - If You Want Me To Stay
- The Isley Brothers - That Lady (Part 1)
- The Independents - Baby I've Been Missing You
- Don Covay - I Was Checkin' Out She Was Checkin' In
- War - Gypsy Man
- Joe Simon - Theme From Cleopatra Jones
- The Chi-lites - Stoned Out Of My Mind
- Tyrone Davis - There It Is
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 01If September 01, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 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 September 01, 1973?
On September 01, 1973 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is September 01, 1973?
On September 01, 1973 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 01, 1973?
On September 01, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 01, 1973?
On September 01, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 01, 1973?
On September 01, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 01, 1973?
On September 01, 1973 several famous people were born including, Simon Shaw, JD Fortune, Rieko Miura.
What was the number one song in September 01, 1973?
The number one song in the week of September 01, 1973 was Brother Louie by Stories in US and Young Love by Donny Osmond in UK.
What were the top hits on September 01, 1973?
The top hits on September 01, 1973 were Brother Louie by Stories, Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye, Delta Dawn by Helen Reddy in US and Young Love by Donny Osmond, Angel Fingers by Wizzard, Dancing On A Saturday Night by Barry Blue in UK.