Saturday January 04, 1975
US date format: 1/4/1975, UK date format: 4/1/1975
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 4, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jill Marie Jones and Jill Jones.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds by Elton John.
In UK Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was in the top 5 hits.
Anari, directed by Asit Sen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Ebony Tower by John Fowles was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing dnd or Gun Fight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 04, 1975?
- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
- Good News closes at St. James Theater NYC after 16 performances
- Gypsy closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 120 performances
- Over Here closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 341 performances
- Ford Executive Order on CIA Activities within the US (No 11828)
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- Carlo Levi: Italian writer, artist, painter and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 04, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- Paul McCartney - Junior's Farm
- Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
- Ringo Starr - Only You
- Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
- Carpenters - Please Mr. Postman
- Barry Manilow - Mandy
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- Mud - Lonely This Christmas
- Laurel & Hardy With The Avalon Boys featuring Chill Wills - The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine
- Ralph McTell - Streets Of London
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- Status Quo - Down Down
- Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
- Kenny - The Bump
- The Stylistics - Na Na Is The Saddest Word
- Wombles - Wombling Merry Christmas
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 04If January 04, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 8 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 13 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?