Tuesday July 08, 1975
US date format: 7/8/1975, UK date format: 8/7/1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 8, 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 Claire Keim and Régis Laconi.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille.
In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits.
Smile, directed by Michael Ritchie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Bermuda Triangle by Charles Berlitz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Musical Chairs.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or Destruction Derby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 08, 1975?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- Israeli Premier Yitzhak Rabin visits West-Germany
- Quake damages over 2,000 temples in Pagan Burma, 20-foot-high seated Buddha of Thandawgya decapitated
- US President Gerald Ford announces he will seek Republican nomination for president.
- The US Mint releases 1776-1976 Bicentennial quarter dollars to circulation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 08, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Captain and Tennille - Love Will Keep Us Together
- Van McCoy - The Hustle
- Wings - Listen To What The Man Said
- Michael Murphey - Wildfire
- Pilot - Magic
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Frankie Valli - Swearin' To God
- Linda Ronstadt - When Will I Be Loved
- 10cc - I'm Not In Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Van McCoy And The Soul City Symphony - The Hustle
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power Part 1
- The Impressions - Sooner Or Later
- Michael Jackson - Just A Little Bit Of You
- Commodores - Slippery When Wet
- Barry White - I'll Do For You Anything You Want Me To
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Please Pardon Me (You Remind Me Of A Friend)
- Ben E. King - Do It In The Name Of Love
- The Moments - Look At Me (I'm In Love)
- MFSB - Sexy
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 08, 1975?
On July 08, 1975 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is July 08, 1975?
On July 08, 1975 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 08, 1975?
On July 08, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 08, 1975?
On July 08, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 08, 1975?
On July 08, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 08, 1975?
On July 08, 1975 several famous people were born including, Claire Keim, Régis Laconi, Zora Holt.
What was the number one song in July 08, 1975?
The number one song in the week of July 08, 1975 was Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille in US and Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash in UK.
What were the top hits on July 08, 1975?
The top hits on July 08, 1975 were Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille, The Hustle by Van McCoy, Listen To What The Man Said by Wings in US and Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash, Give A Little Love by Bay City Rollers, Misty by Ray Stevens in UK.