Friday 3 August 1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Ealy and Chris Murphy (politician).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Morning After by Maureen McGovern.
In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits.
White Lightning, directed by Joseph Sargent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution by Dr. Robert Atkins was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lunar Lander or Lemonade Stand.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1973 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Michael Ealy: American actor.
- Chris Murphy (politician)
- Jay Cutler: American bodybuilder.
- Nikos Dabizas: Greek footballer.
- Stephen Graham: English actor.
- Kurt Grote: United States -- 100m / 200m breaststroke (1996 Olympics - 6th Place).
- Kari Litton: Pontotoc, Mississippi -- Miss America (Mississippi-Top 10-1997).
- Flash fire kills 51 at amusement park (Isle of Man, United Kingdom).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Maureen McGovern - The Morning After
- Jim Croce - Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
- Wings - Live And Let Die
- Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water
- Carpenters - Yesterday Once More
- Seals and Crofts - Diamond Girl
- Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
- Stories - Brother Louie
- Billy Preston - Will It Go Round In Circles
- Three Dog Night - Shambala
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