Friday August 8, 1975US date format: 8/8/1975, UK date format: 8/8/1975
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Taryll Jackson and Stephanie Kellner.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Jive Talkin' by Bee Gees.
In UK I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics was in the top 5 hits.
Sholay, directed by Ramesh Sippy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Without Feathers by Woody Allen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Floris von Rosemund.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing dnd or Steeplechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1975 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
- Taryll Jackson
- Stephanie Kellner
- Bristol (United Kingdom)
- Jeremy Scott: Fashion Designer.
- Charlize Theron: Actress.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- 10cc - I'm Not In Love
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Elton John - Someone Saved My Life Tonight
- Melissa Manchester - Midnight Blue
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- War - Why Can't We Be Friends?
- James Taylor - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- Mike Post - The Rockford Files
Top #10 R&B songs
- Hope That We Can Be Together Soon - Sharon Paige and Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power Part 1
- New Birth - Dream Merchant
- KC And The Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- Gary Toms Empire - 7-6-5-4-3-2-1 (Blow Your Whistle)
- MFSB - Sexy
- Ben E. King - Do It In The Name Of Love
- Jackson 5 - Forever Came Today
- Van McCoy And The Soul City Symphony - The Hustle
- The Reflections - Three Steps From True Love
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