Saturday 6 November 1971
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Derrick Alexander and Laura Flessel.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves by Cher.
In UK Coz I Luv You by Slade was in the top 5 hits.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Day Of The Jackal by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bandeira 2.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or Star Trek.
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Which were the important events of 6 November 1971 ?
- Derrick Alexander: NFL wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens).
- Laura Flessel: French athlete, a fencer who won a Gold Medal at the Atlanta Olympics for Single Epee 7/21/1996 and a Gold Medal for the Team Epee 7/24/1996.
- Jason Gardiner: Choreographer.
- Clonie Gowen: American poker player and sportscaster.
- Great Harp closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 7 performances
- The United States Atomic Energy Commission tests the largest U.S. underground hydrogen bomb, code-named Cannikin, on Amchitka Island in the Aleutians.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Cher - Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves
- Isaac Hayes - Theme From Shaft
- Rod Stewart - Maggie May
- John Lennon - Imagine
- The Osmonds - Yo-Yo
- Carpenters - Superstar
- Cat Stevens - Peace Train
- The Free Movement - I've Found Someone Of My Own
- Marvin Gaye - Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
- Joan Baez - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
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