Wednesday May 05, 1976
US date format: 5/5/1976, UK date format: 5/5/1976
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 5, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Sage Stallone and Dieter Brummer.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Welcome Back by John Sebastian.
In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
1900, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The Russians by Hedrick Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saramandaia.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Outlaw or The Amazing Maze Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 05, 1976?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
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- Anderlecht wins 16th soccer Europe Cup II.
- Train collision at Schiedam, Netherlands, kills 24.
Canadian race car driver.
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Sci-fi Author (Day of Minotaur), dies at...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 05, 1976?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Brass Construction - Movin'
- Diana Ross - Love Hangover
- The Tymes - It's Cool
- The O'Jays - Livin' For The Weekend / Stairway To Heaven
- Silver Convention - Get Up And Boogie (That's Right)
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 05, 1976?
On May 05, 1976 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 05, 1976?
On May 05, 1976 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 05, 1976?
On May 05, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 05, 1976?
On May 05, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 05, 1976?
On May 05, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 05, 1976?
On May 05, 1976 several famous people were born including, Sage Stallone, Jean-François Dumoulin, Dieter Brummer.
Which famous people died on May 05, 1976?
Famous people died on May 05, 1976 include, Thomas Burnett Swann.
What was the number one song in May 05, 1976?
The number one song in the week of May 05, 1976 was Welcome Back by John Sebastian in US and Fernando by Abba in UK.
What were the top hits on May 05, 1976?
The top hits on May 05, 1976 were Welcome Back by John Sebastian, Right Back Where We Started From by Maxine Nightingale, Boogie Fever by The Sylvers in US and Fernando by Abba, Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man, No Charge by JJ Barrie in UK.