Tuesday 4 May 1976
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Heather Kozar and Ben Grieve.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Welcome Back by John Sebastian.
In UK Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits.
Watch Out, We're Mad, directed by Marcello Fondato, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The R Document by Irving Wallace was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zapiski po bulgarskite vastaniya.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Amazing Maze Game or Bigfoot Bonkers.
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1976 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
- Heather Kozar: Akron, Ohio -- Playmate (Jan, 1998).
- Ben Grieve: American baseball player.
- Jason Michaels: American baseball player.
- Indrek Visnapuu: Estonian basketball player and coach.
- 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 7 performances
- Kiss performs their 1st concert
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Sebastian - Welcome Back
- Maxine Nightingale - Right Back Where We Started From
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Elvin Bishop - Fooled Around And Fell In Love
- Wings - Silly Love Songs
- Peter Frampton - Show Me The Way
- Diana Ross - Love Hangover
- Silver Convention - Get Up And Boogie (That's Right)
- Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
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