Monday February 04, 1974
US date format: 2/4/1974, UK date format: 4/2/1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 4, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Urmila Matondkar and Chris Ward.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Love's Theme by Love Unlimited Orchestra.
In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
From Beyond the Grave, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Honorary Consul by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kli-Kla-Klawitter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tank or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 04, 1974?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
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- Benzine rationing ends in the Netherlands
- Patricia Hearst (19) kidnapped by Symbionese Liberation Army
- Patty Hearst, the 19-year-old daughter of newspaper publisher Randolph Hearst, is kidnapped from her apartment in Berkeley, California.
- M62 coach bombing: The Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) explodes a bomb on a bus carrying off-duty British Armed Forces personnel in Yorkshire, England. Nine soldiers and three civilians are killed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 04, 1974?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Byron MacGregor - Americans
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
- Al Wilson - Show And Tell
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- The O'Jays - Put Your Hands Together
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- Lamont Dozier - Trying To Hold On To My Woman
- The Temptations - Let Your Hair Down
- The Moments - Sexy Mama
- Al Green - Livin' For You
- Isaac Hayes - "Joy" Pt. I
- B.B. King - I Like To Live The Love
- Natural Four - Can This Be Real
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 04If February 04, 1974 is your birthday you're 46 years, 7 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 7 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 04, 1974?
On February 04, 1974 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is February 04, 1974?
On February 04, 1974 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 04, 1974?
On February 04, 1974 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 04, 1974?
On February 04, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 04, 1974?
On February 04, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 04, 1974?
On February 04, 1974 several famous people were born including, Urmila Matondkar, Brandon Convery in Kingston, Chris Ward.
Which famous people died on February 04, 1974?
Famous people died on February 04, 1974 include, Mihail Andricu, Satyendra Nath Bose.
What was the number one song in February 04, 1974?
The number one song in the week of February 04, 1974 was Love's Theme by Love Unlimited Orchestra in US and Tiger Feet by Mud in UK.
What were the top hits on February 04, 1974?
The top hits on February 04, 1974 were Love's Theme by Love Unlimited Orchestra, The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand, You're Sixteen by Ringo Starr in US and Tiger Feet by Mud, Teenage Rampage by The Sweet, Devil Gate Drive by Suzi Quatro in UK.