Tuesday January 07, 1975, Orthodox Christmas

US date format: 1/7/1975, UK date format: 7/1/1975

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 7, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Arié Elmaleh and Hossein Derakhshan. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds by Elton John. In UK Streets Of London by Ralph McTell was in the top 5 hits. The Great McGonagall, directed by Joseph McGrath, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carre was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or dnd.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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.

Events

  • Shenandoah opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 1050 performances
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to AR Ammons (Sphere)
  • Led Zeppelin fans riot before Boston concert, causing US$30,000 damage.
  • OPEC agrees to raise crude oil prices by 10%.
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Movies

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The Great McGonagall

The Great McGonagall

Directed by: Joseph McGrath

Starring: Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers, Julia Foster, John Bluthal

Anari

Anari

Directed by: Asit Sen

Starring: Shashi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore, Moushumi Chatterjee, Kabir Bedi

Vincent, François, Paul and the Others

Vincent, François, Paul and the Others

Directed by: Claude Sautet

Starring: Yves Montand, Michel Piccoli, Serge Reggiani, Gérard Depardieu

Stardust

Stardust

Directed by: Michael Apted

Starring: David Essex, Adam Faith, Larry Hagman, Ines Des Longchamps

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Bruno S., Walter Ladengast, Brigitte Mira, Willy Semmelrogge

Country: Germany

TV Series

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Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz

Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz

The Big Showdown

The Big Showdown

Directed by: Wong Tin Lam

The Sweeney

The Sweeney

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Starring: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Love School

The Love School

Hot L Baltimore

Hot L Baltimore

Days to next January 07

If January 07, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 8 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 8 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carre

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

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From the New York Times bestselling author of The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies, is now available.The

All Things Bright And Beautiful by James Herriot

All Things Bright And Beautiful

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Two years ago when we published James Herriot's All Creatures Great and Small, we called it a "miracle between covers." In the first major review of the book, Alfred Ames said:

Looking for Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

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Based on a harrowing true story, the groundbreaking #1 New York Times bestseller, Looking for Mr. Goodbar, is a story of love, power, sex, and death during the sexual revolution of the 1970s.Theresa

The Dogs Of War by Frederick Forsyth

The Dogs Of War

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"Knocking off a bank or an armored truck is merely crude. Knocking off an entire republic has, I feel, a certain style." So says mining magnate Sir James Manson, a shadowy titan of London's financial district, who is scheming a …

A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan

A Bridge Too Far

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The classic account of one of the most dramatic battles of World War II.A Bridge Too Far is Cornelius Ryan's masterly chronicle of the Battle of Arnhem, which marshalled the greatest

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Shark Jaws

Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror

Crash 'N Score

Crash 'N Score

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Destruction Derby

Destruction Derby

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Exidy

dnd

dnd

Platform: PLATO system

Genre: Role-playing video game

Gun Fight

Gun Fight

Platform: Arcade, Bally Astrocade, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Commodore 128

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Taito; EU Taito; NA Midway

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 07, 1975?

On January 07, 1975 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is January 07, 1975?

On January 07, 1975 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 07, 1975?

On January 07, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 07, 1975?

On January 07, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 07, 1975?

On January 07, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 07, 1975?

On January 07, 1975 several famous people were born including, Arié Elmaleh, Robert Norman Waddell in Cambridge, Hossein Derakhshan.

What was the number one song in January 07, 1975?

The number one song in the week of January 07, 1975 was Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds by Elton John in US and Streets Of London by Ralph McTell in UK.

What were the top hits on January 07, 1975?

The top hits on January 07, 1975 were Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds by Elton John, You're The First, The Last, My Everything by Barry White, Junior's Farm by Paul McCartney in US and Streets Of London by Ralph McTell, Down Down by Status Quo, Ms Grace by The Tymes in UK.


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