Sunday 4 April 1971
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sophie Edelstein and Claudette Mink.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) by The Temptations.
In UK Hot Love by T Rex was in the top 5 hits.
Summer of '42, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Throne Of Saturn by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Return of Ultraman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Blessed Alice (d. 1105)
- Saint Hildebert of Ghent (died 752)
- Lesotho - Heroes' Day
- Taiwan and Hong Kong - Children's Day
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- World Rat Day
- Saint Isidore of Seville, patron saint of the internauts
- International Day for Landmine Awareness and Assistance
- Sophie Edelstein
- Claudette Mink
- Jean-Baptiste Andrea
- Allan Houston NBA guard (New York Knicks: Detroit Pistons).
- Yanic Perreault in Sherbrooke: Quebec, Canada; NHL center (Los Angeles Kings).
- Mark Chapman: English radio sports newsreader and DJ.
- Yanic Perreault: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Tatia Rosenthal: Israeli-American animator and director.
- Josh Todd: American singer-songwriter and actor (Buckcherry).
- Malik Yusef: American actor producer and poet.
- John Zandig: American wrestler and promoter.
- Jaime Fernandez: Australian rower (Olympics-1996).
- Felipe Lira in Miranda: Venezeula; pitcher (Detroit Tigers).
- Follies opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 524 performances
- Marine clay under houses liquifies, 31 die (St-Jean-Vianney, QuTbec, Canada).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Temptations - Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
- Janis Joplin - Me And Bobby McGee
- Carpenters - For All We Know
- Tom Jones - She's A Lady
- Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
- Ike & Tina Turner - Proud Mary
- The Partridge Family - Doesn't Somebody Want To Be Wanted
- Sammi Smith - Help Me Make It Through The Night
- Andy Williams - (Where Do I Begin) Love Story
- Paul McCartney - Another Day
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