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Sunday 5 December 1971

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Julie Ferrier and Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Family Affair by Sly & The Family Stone. In UK Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West) by Benny Hill was in the top 5 hits. Carry on at Your Convenience, directed by Gerald Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971 while Message From Malaga by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Cadet Rousselle. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or The Oregon Trail.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Carry on at Your Convenience

Directed by: Gerald Thomas

Starring: Sidney James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims

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Sie tötete in Ekstase

Directed by: Jesús Franco

Starring: Soledad Miranda, Fred Williams, Paul Muller, Howard Vernon

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Man in the Wilderness

Directed by: Richard C. Sarafian

Starring: Richard Harris, John Huston, Henry Wilcoxon, Percy Herbert

Country: United States

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Directed by: Ferdinando Baldi

Starring: Tony Anthony, Ringo Starr, Lloyd Battista, Magda Konopka

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Hannie Caulder

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Starring: Raquel Welch, Robert Culp, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Elam

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Cadet Rousselle

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Jason King

Directed by: Roy Ward Baker

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Hos Ingrid og Lillebror

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 December 1971 ?

  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
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Famous Deaths:
  • KCBJ (now KMIZ) TV channel 17 in Columbia, MO (ABC) 1st broadcast

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Sport Games on 5 December 1971

American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - Baltimore Colts : 0 - 24
  • Chicago Bears - Denver Broncos : 3 - 6
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Cleveland Browns : 27 - 31
  • Green Bay Packers - St. Louis Cardinals : 16 - 16
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Message From Malaga

By: Helen MacInnes

"That delay in the delivery of the message from Málaga could have been absolutely disastrous. As it was, there had been irreparable loss: an agent dead."Under

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Honor Thy Father

By: Gay Talese

A classic masterwork newly updatedThe electrifying true story of the rise and fall of New York's notorious Bonanno crime familyOn New York's Park Avenue on a rainy Tuesday night in October

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Star Trek

Platform: originally SDS Sigma 7, HP 2000, Data General Nova

Genre: Strategy game

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The Oregon Trail

Platform: Android; Apple II, iOS, Macintosh; BlackBerry; Commodore 64; DOS; Facebook; Java ME; Nintendo DSi, Nintendo 3DS, Wii; Windows, Mobile, Phone 7

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Brøderbund The Learning Company Gameloft

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Galaxy Game

Platform: Arcade (PDP-11)

Genre: Space combat simulation

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Star Trek

Platform: originally SDS Sigma 7, HP 2000, Data General Nova

Genre: Strategy game

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Computer Space

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Space combat simulation

Publisher: Nutting Associates

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