Friday June 08, 1973
US date format: 6/8/1973, UK date format: 8/6/1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 8, 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 Lexa Doig and Bryant Reeves.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney.
In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits.
Coffy, directed by Jack Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Evening In Byzantium by Irwin Shaw was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Love Thy Neighbor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 08, 1973?
- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
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- Admiral Luis Carrero Blanco appointed Premier of Spain
- Eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala: Composer, dies at 76.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 08, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Edgar Winter - Frankenstein
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Elton John - Daniel
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- Dawn - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree
- Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
- Focus - Hocus Pocus
- The Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin'
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- Bloodstone - Natural High
- The Independents - Leaving Me
- Chairman Of The Board - Finder's Keepers
- Tyrone Davis - Without You In My Life
- The O'Jays - Time To Get Down
- Sylvia (r&b) - Pillow Talk
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 08If June 08, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 2 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 25 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?