Thursday May 2, 1974US date format: 5/2/1974, UK date format: 2/5/1974
This day in 30 sec.
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 2, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James Thierree and Cédric Oheix.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Loco-Motion by Grand Funk.
In UK Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks was in the top 5 hits.
Dirty Mary Crazy Larry, directed by John Hough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Tuesday The Rabbi Saw Red by Harry Kemelman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Old Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 May 1974
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Which were the important events of 2 May 1974 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- James Thierree
- Cédric Oheix
- Matt Berry: English actor and singer.
- Horacio Carbonari: Argentinian footballer and manager.
- Miles Joseph: West Springfield, Massachusetts -- Soccer forward (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Andy Johnson: English-Welsh footballer.
- Janek Meet: Estonian footballer.
- Garðar Cortes: Icelandic tenor and actor.
- Gar?ar Thor Cortes: Icelandic tenor.
- Former VP Spiro Agnew disbarred
- Former US Vice President Spiro Agnew is disbarred.
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Grand Funk - The Loco-Motion
- MFSB - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- Elton John - Bennie And The Jets
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- Ray Stevens - The Streak
- Blue Swede - Hooked On A Feeling
- Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells
- Three Dog Night - The Show Must Go On
- The Main Ingredient - Just Don't Want To Be Lonely
Top #10 R&B songs
- James Brown - The Payback
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- Al Green - Let's Get Married
- MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- The Stylistics - You Make Me Feel Brand New
- Stevie Wonder - Don't You Worry 'bout A Thing
- Mighty Mighty - Earth, Wind & Fire
- Aretha Franklin - I'm In Love
- Bloodstone - Outside Woman
- Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - Satisfaction Guaranteed (Or Take Your Love Back)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?