Wednesday 2 July 1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Catalina Cristea and Daniel Kowalski.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille.
In UK Whispering Grass by Windsor Davies & Don Estelle was in the top 5 hits.
Anita: Swedish Nymphet, directed by Torgny Wickman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Joey & Dad.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet Fighter or Shark Jaws.
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Which were the important events of 2 July 1975 ?
- 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.
- Catalina Cristea: Bucharest, Romania -- Tennis star (1995 quarter Jakarta).
- Daniel Kowalski: Singapore -- Aust swimmer (1996 Olympics - Bronze / Silver Medals).
- Eric Daze: Montreal, Quebec -- NHL left wing (Chicago Blackhawks).
- Éric Dazé: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Kristen Michal: Estonian lawyer and politician.
- Erik Ohlsson: Swedish singer and guitarist (Millencolin)
- Stefan Terblanche: South African rugby player
- James Robertson Justice: Actor (DR at Large, Dr om Love), dies at 70.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Captain and Tennille - Love Will Keep Us Together
- Van McCoy - The Hustle
- Wings - Listen To What The Man Said
- Michael Murphey - Wildfire
- Major Harris - Love Won't Let Me Wait
- Pilot - Magic
- Jessi Colter - I'm Not Lisa
- Linda Ronstadt - When Will I Be Loved
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
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