Tuesday September 02, 1975
US date format: 9/2/1975, UK date format: 2/9/1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 2, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Magdalena Graaf and Tony Thompson (singer).
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Rhinestone Cowboy by Glen Campbell.
In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Dog Day Afternoon, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Breach Of Faith by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fawlty Towers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hi-way or Doctor Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 02, 1975?
- Mauritius - Ganesh Chaturthi
- Also see September 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Sophia
- Sedan Day (Sedantag) - traditional national German holiday (see Sedan, France) that commemorates Prussia's victory over France in 1870, making the German Empire a reality.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 02, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds - Fallin' In Love
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- James Taylor - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- David Bowie - Fame
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power (Part 1)
- Barry Manilow - Could It Be Magic
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Pointer Sisters - How Long (Betcha' Got A Chick On The Side)
- Graham Central Station - Your Love
- KC And The Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- Tavares - It Only Takes A Minute
- Peoples Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna
- Crown Heights Affair - Dreaming A Dream
- Jackie Moore - Make Me Feel Like A Woman
- New Birth - Dream Merchant
- Eddie Kendricks - Get The Cream Off The Top
- Jeannie Reynolds - The Phones Been Jumping All Day
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 02If September 02, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 14 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?