Wednesday July 03, 1974

US date format: 7/3/1974, UK date format: 3/7/1974

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 3, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jamie Feick and Matthew Reilly. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Rock The Boat by The Hues Corporation. In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits. Mr. Majestyk, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974 while I Heard The Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Capone Investment. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Mr. Majestyk

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Charles Bronson, Linda Cristal, Al Lettieri, Lee Purcell

Country: United States of America

Gone in 60 Seconds

Directed by: H.B. Halicki

Starring: H.B. Halicki, Marion Busia, Jerry Daugirda, James McIntyre

Country: United States of America

Evil of Dracula

Directed by: Michio Yamamoto

Starring: Toshio Kurosawa, Mariko Mochizuki, Kunie Tanaka, Shin Kishida

The Swinging Cheerleaders

Directed by: Jack Hill

Starring: Jo Johnston, Cheryl Smith, Colleen Camp, Rosanne Katon

For Pete's Sake

Directed by: Peter Yates

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Michael Sarrazin, Estelle Parsons, Molly Picon

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 03, 1974?


    Holidays

  • National holiday in Belarus
  • Feast day of Saint Thomas
  • Start of the Dog Days

    Events

  • Pitching in major league-record 13th consecutive game for Dodgers

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The Capone Investment

Directed by: Alan Gibson

My Old Man

Directed by: John Erman

Soldier and Me

Starring: Richard Willis, Gerry Sundquist, Constantine Gregory, Richard Ireson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Village Hall

The Double Dealers

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1974?

Books

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

I Heard The Owl Call My Name

By: Margaret Craven

Amid the grandeur of the remote Pacific Northwest stands Kingcome, a village so ancient that, according to Kwakiutl myth, it was founded by the two brothers left

Watership Down

By: Richard Adams

A phenomenal worldwide bestseller for more than forty years, Richard Adams's Watership Down is a timeless classic and one of the most beloved novels of all time.Set

The Fan Club

By: Irving Wallace

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Plain Speaking

By: Merle Miller

This candid biography was drawn from never-aired TV interviews filmed in early 1962 when former U.S. President Harry Truman was 77 and retired nine years.

Winter Kills

By: Richard Condon

In WINTER KILLS, Richard Condon probes one of the most significant events in America's 20th century: the assassination of a president.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Maze War

Platform: Imlac PDS-1, Macintosh, NeXT Computer, Palm OS, Xerox Star, X Window System

Genre: First-person shooter

Gran Trak 10

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari

Rebound

Platform: Arcade

Genre: sport

Elimination

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Kee Games

Tank

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Military strategy

Publisher: Kee Games


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