Monday August 05, 1974
US date format: 8/5/1974, UK date format: 5/8/1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 5, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (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 Kajol and Frankie Hejduk.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
The Longest Yard, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Capone Investment.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Qwak! or Elimination.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 05, 1974?
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- Joan Jett forms her rock group Runaways
- President Nixon admits he withheld information about Watergate break-in
- Vietnam War: the U.S. Congress places a $1 billion dollar limit on military aid to South Vietnam.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 05, 1974?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 05If August 05, 1974 is your birthday you're 46 years, 3 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 3 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 05, 1974?
On August 05, 1974 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is August 05, 1974?
On August 05, 1974 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 05, 1974?
On August 05, 1974 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 05, 1974?
On August 05, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 05, 1974?
On August 05, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 05, 1974?
On August 05, 1974 several famous people were born including, Kajol , Frankie Hejduk, Manuel Greil.
What was the number one song in August 05, 1974?
The number one song in the week of August 05, 1974 was Feel Like Makin' Love by Roberta Flack in US and When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees in UK.
What were the top hits on August 05, 1974?
The top hits on August 05, 1974 were Feel Like Makin' Love by Roberta Flack, The Night Chicago Died by Paper Lace, Annie's Song by John Denver in US and When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees, Rock Your Baby by George McCrae, You Make Me Feel Brand New by The Stylistics in UK.