Thursday November 07, 1974
US date format: 11/7/1974, UK date format: 7/11/1974
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 7, 1974). 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 Florencia Peña and Brigitte Foster-Hylton.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet by Bachman-Turner Overdrive.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
Murder on the Orient Express, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tank or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 07, 1974?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Willibrord
- Russia - day of the October Revolution (1917) in the Gregorian Calendar, unofficially commemorated
- Northern Catalonia - National Day, after Treaty of Pyrenees.
- Also see November 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- 63rd Davis Cup: South Africa beats India in (w / o)
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 07, 1974?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
- Carole King - Jazzman
- John Lennon - Whatever Gets You Thru The Night
- America - Tin Man
- John Denver - Back Home Again
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
- Reunion - Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)
- Gordon Lightfoot - Carefree Highway
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Latimore - Let's Straighten It Out
- Little Beaver - Party Down - Part 1
- Kool & The Gang - Higher Plane
- B.T. Express - Do It ('til You're Satisfied)
- Shirley Brown - Woman To Woman
- The Spinners - Love Don't Love Nobody - Pt. I
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
- The Independents - Let This Be A Lesson To You
- Tavares - She's Gone
- The Joneses - Sugar Pie Guy Pt. 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 07If November 07, 1974 is your birthday you're 45 years, 10 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 12 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?