Sunday January 07, 1973, Orthodox Christmas
US date format: 1/7/1973, UK date format: 7/1/1973
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 7, 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 Ricky Wood in Van Nuys and Robert Dunn in Glenn Cove.
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.
Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina, directed by Marco Bellocchio, 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 07, 1973?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
- Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
- European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
- Purlie closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC after 14 performances
- WNPB TV channel 13 in Marquette, MI (PBS) begins broadcasting
- British Darts Organization founded in North London.
- US poet James Merrill wins Bollingen Prize.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 07, 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 07If January 07, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 8 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 9 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 07, 1973?
On January 07, 1973 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 07, 1973?
On January 07, 1973 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 07, 1973?
On January 07, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 07, 1973?
On January 07, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 07, 1973?
On January 07, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 07, 1973?
On January 07, 1973 several famous people were born including, Ricky Wood in Van Nuys, Brian Milne, Robert Dunn in Glenn Cove.
What was the number one song in January 07, 1973?
The number one song in the week of January 07, 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 07, 1973?
The top hits on January 07, 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.