Friday July 02, 1971
US date format: 7/2/1971, UK date format: 2/7/1971
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 2, 1971). 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 Philippe Saive and Danielle Simonnet.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King.
In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits.
Two-Lane Blacktop, directed by Monte Hellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Quentin Durward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Galaxy Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 02, 1971?
- Feast Day of St. John Regis
- Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
- Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
- Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.
- 78th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Evonne Goolagong beats M Smith (64 61)
- Edward Ballantine: American composer and academic (d....
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 02, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays
- Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds - Don't Pull Your Love
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
- James Taylor - You've Got A Friend
- Jerry Reed - When You're Hot, You're Hot
- Ringo Starr - It Don't Come Easy
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jean Knight - Mr. Big Stuff
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - I Don't Want To Do Wrong
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Knock My Love - Pt. 1
- Aretha Franklin - BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER
- The 8th Day - She's Not Just Another Woman
- Freda Payne - Bring The Boys Home
- James Brown - Escape-ism (Part 1)
- Isaac Hayes - Never Can Say Goodbye
- The Stylistics - Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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 July 02, 1971?
On July 02, 1971 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is July 02, 1971?
On July 02, 1971 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 02, 1971?
On July 02, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 02, 1971?
On July 02, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 02, 1971?
On July 02, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 02, 1971?
On July 02, 1971 several famous people were born including, Philippe Saive, Danielle Simonnet, Evelyn Lau.
Which famous people died on July 02, 1971?
Famous people died on July 02, 1971 include, Edward Ballantine.
What was the number one song in July 02, 1971?
The number one song in the week of July 02, 1971 was It's Too Late by Carole King in US and Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road in UK.
What were the top hits on July 02, 1971?
The top hits on July 02, 1971 were It's Too Late by Carole King, Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) by The Raiders, Treat Her Like A Lady by Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose in US and Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road, Co-Co by The Sweet, Don't Let It Die by Hurricane Smith in UK.