Friday December 05, 1975
US date format: 12/5/1975, UK date format: 5/12/1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 5, 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 Paula Patton and Ronnie O'Sullivan.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention.
In UK Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was in the top 5 hits.
The Man Who Would Be King, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Humboldt'S Gift by Saul Bellow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching State of Emergency.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crash 'N Score or Hi-way.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 05, 1975?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
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- Me & Bessie closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 453 performances
- NASA launches space vehicle S-196; it fails.
- Jimmy Nervo: Actor (Frozen Limits).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 05, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Silver Convention - Fly, Robin, Fly
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It)
- Jigsaw - Sky High
- The Staple Singers - Let's Do It Again
- Captain and Tennille - The Way I Want To Touch You
- Elton John - Island Girl
- War - Low Rider
- Bee Gees - Nights On Broadway
- Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night
- Simon and Garfunkel - My Little Town
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The O'Jays - I Love Music (Part 1)
- Al Green - Full Of Fire
- The Staple Singers - Let's Do It Again
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Part Time Love
- KC And The Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It)
- Kool & The Gang - Caribbean Festival
- Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
- Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - Wake Up Everybody (Part 1)
- Soul Train Gang - Soul Train "75"
- The Isley Brothers - For The Love Of You (Part 1&2)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 05If December 05, 1975 is your birthday you're 44 years, 9 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 6 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 December 05, 1975?
On December 05, 1975 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is December 05, 1975?
On December 05, 1975 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 05, 1975?
On December 05, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 05, 1975?
On December 05, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 05, 1975?
On December 05, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 05, 1975?
On December 05, 1975 several famous people were born including, Paula Patton, Ronnie O'Sullivan.
Which famous people died on December 05, 1975?
Famous people died on December 05, 1975 include, Jimmy Nervo.
What was the number one song in December 05, 1975?
The number one song in the week of December 05, 1975 was Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention in US and Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen in UK.
What were the top hits on December 05, 1975?
The top hits on December 05, 1975 were Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention, That's The Way (I Like It) by K.C and the Sunshine Band, Sky High by Jigsaw in US and Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen, You Sexy Thing by Hot Chocolate, The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine by Laurel & Hardy With The Avalon Boys featuring Chill Wills in UK.