Sunday 2 June 1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gata Kamsky and Leah Cairns.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Streak by Ray Stevens.
In UK Sugar Baby Love by The Rubettes was in the top 5 hits.
Thriller: A Cruel Picture, directed by Alex Fridolinski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Working by Studs Terkel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Van Oekel's Discohoek.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spasim or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 June 1974 ?
- 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.
- Leah Cairns
- Gata Kamsky: Russian-American chess player.
- Tammy Holmes: Berkeley, California -- Female outfielder (Colo Silver Bullets).
- Raphaël Imbert: French jazz saxophonist, bandleader, composer and music teacher.
- Raiko Pachel: Estonian swimmer.
- Matt Serra: American mixed martial artist.
- Judy Rankin wins LPGA Baltimore Golf Classic
- Mali adopts constitution
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ray Stevens - The Streak
- Paul McCartney - Band On The Run
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- The Stylistics - You Make Me Feel Brand New
- Marvin Hamlisch - The Entertainer
- Maria Muldaur - Midnight At The Oasis
- Gordon Lightfoot - Sundown
- Joni Mitchell - Help Me
- Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods - Billy, Don't Be A Hero
- Cat Stevens - Oh Very Young
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