Friday January 05, 1973
US date format: 1/5/1973, UK date format: 5/1/1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 5, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include David Douche and Phil Joel.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to You're So Vain by Carly Simon.
In UK I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter was in the top 5 hits.
Last Tango in Paris, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution by Dr. Robert Atkins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dead of Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Gotcha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 05, 1973?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic.
- Mali and Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel.
- Cornelis van Dis: Dutch Member of Parliament (SGP), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 05, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Clair
- Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
- Stevie Wonder - Superstition
- Donna Fargo - Funny Face
- Albert Hammond - It Never Rains In Southern California
- Johnny Rivers - Rockin' Pneumonia - Boogie Woogie Flu
- Kenny Loggins - Your Mama Don't Dance
- Curtis Mayfield - Superfly
- Al Green - You Ought To Be With Me
Top #11 songs in the UK
- Little Jimmy Osmond - Long Haired Lover From Liverpool
- Gary Glitter - I Love You Love Me Love
- Slade - Merry Xmas Everybody
- David Bowie - The Jean Genie
- The Sweet - Blockbuster
- T Rex - Solid Gold Easy Action
- The New Seekers - You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me
- The Osmonds - Crazy Horses
- Alvin Stardust - My Coo-Ca-Choo
- Marie Osmond - Paper Roses
- Wings - Hi Hi Hi / C Moon
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 05If January 05, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 8 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 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 January 05, 1973?
On January 05, 1973 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is January 05, 1973?
On January 05, 1973 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 05, 1973?
On January 05, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 05, 1973?
On January 05, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 05, 1973?
On January 05, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 05, 1973?
On January 05, 1973 several famous people were born including, David Douche, Phil Joel.
Which famous people died on January 05, 1973?
Famous people died on January 05, 1973 include, Cornelis van Dis.
What was the number one song in January 05, 1973?
The number one song in the week of January 05, 1973 was You're So Vain by Carly Simon in US and I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter in UK.
What were the top hits on January 05, 1973?
The top hits on January 05, 1973 were You're So Vain by Carly Simon, Clair by Gilbert O'Sullivan, Me And Mrs. Jones by Billy Paul in US and I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter, Long Haired Lover From Liverpool by Little Jimmy Osmond, Blockbuster by The Sweet in UK.