Saturday June 02, 1973
US date format: 6/2/1973, UK date format: 2/6/1973
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 2, 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 Kevin Feige and Fabrice Baron.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney.
In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits.
Jeremy, directed by Arthur Barron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Implosion Conspiracy by Louis Nizer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Praise the Lord.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 02, 1973?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Nash at Nine closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 21 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 02, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Elton John - Daniel
- Edgar Winter - Frankenstein
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Dawn - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree
- Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- The Sweet - Little Willy
- Focus - Hocus Pocus
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- The Independents - Leaving Me
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- Tyrone Davis - Without You In My Life
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- Bloodstone - Natural High
- The New Birth - I Can Understand It
- Sylvia (r&b) - Pillow Talk
- Chairman Of The Board - Finder's Keepers
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 02If June 02, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 3 months, 20 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 11 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?