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Sunday 3 August 1975

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Yoyo Mung and Ndukwe Kalu. In that special week of August people in US were listening to One Of These Nights by Eagles. In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits. Farewell, My Lovely, directed by Dick Richards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while The Massacre At Fall Creek by Jessamyn West was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Almost Anything Goes. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crash 'N Score or Shark Jaws.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Farewell, My Lovely

Directed by: Dick Richards

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Charlotte Rampling, John Ireland

Country: United States

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Cooley High

Directed by: Michael Schultz

Starring: Glynn Turman, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Garrett Morris

Country: United States

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Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: James Caan, John Houseman, Maud Adams

Country: United States

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Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss

Country: United States

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Night Moves

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Gene Hackman, Jennifer Warren, Susan Clark

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Almost Anything Goes

Starring: Charlie Jones, Regis Philbin, Sam Riddle

Country: United States

Kommissariat IX

Starring: Edgar Ott, Klaus Tiedemann, Herbert Steinmetz, Walter Riss

Joey & Dad

Starring: Joey Heatherton, Ray Heatherton, Pat Paulsen

Country: United States

Ben Hall

Starring: Jon Finch

Country: Australia

Ein echter Wiener geht nicht unter

Starring: Karl Merkatz, Ingrid Burkhard, Erika Deutinger, Klaus Rott

Country: Austria

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 August 1975 ?

  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
  • Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
  • St. Nicodemus
  • Niger - Independence Day
  • St. Walthen
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  • Poland and West germany reach accord about returning ethnic Germans
  • Susie Berning wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
  • Louisiana Superdome is dedicated.
  • A privately chartered Boeing 707 crashes into the mountainside near Agadir, Morocco, killing 188.
  • The Louisiana Superdome opens in New Orleans.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Massacre At Fall Creek

By: Jessamyn West

A dramatic, sweeping saga of life on the Indiana frontier in 1824, based on actual historical events. The Fall Creek Massacre was a unique occurrence-the first recorded instance of whites being

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Looking for Mr. Goodbar

By: Judith Rossner

Based on a harrowing true story, the groundbreaking #1 New York Times bestseller, Looking for Mr. Goodbar, is a story of love, power, sex, and death during the sexual revolution of the 1970s.Theresa

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Conversations With Kennedy

By: Benjamin C. Bradlee

"Give[s] us a good idea of what Jack Kennedy was really like—probably as good an idea as anything likely to be written about him [him].

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The Bermuda Triangle

By: Charles Berlitz

Bermuda Triangle

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crash 'N Score

Crash 'N Score

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Destruction Derby

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Exidy

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Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror

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Crash 'N Score

Crash 'N Score

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Doctor Pong

Doctor Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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