Saturday 7 December 1974
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicole Appleton and Franziska Knuppe.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
The Godfather: Part II, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Münchner Geschichten.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Qwak! or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 7 December 1974!
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 7 December 1974 ?
- United States - Pearl Harbor Day (observance)
- International Civil Aviation Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ambrose: Memorial
- Nicole Appleton: Canadian singer and actress (All Saints and Appleton).
- Franziska Knuppe
- Annette Salmeen: 200 metre butterfly/800 metre freestyle relay (Olympics-1996).
- Kang Full: South Korean webcomic artist.
- Panagiotis Liadelis: Greek basketball player.
- Kristie Stout: American-Chinese journalist.
- Voldemārs Lūsis: Latvian javelin thrower.
- Manuel Gutiérrez: Spanish shot putter and actor.
- Alex Radutescu: in Romania; tennis star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 7 December 1974
- Atlanta Falcons - Minnesota Vikings : 10 - 23
- Cleveland Browns - Dallas Cowboys : 17 - 41
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?