Friday 9 July 1971
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anthony Fieldings and Chadrick Brown.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King.
In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits.
The Devils, directed by Ken Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The New Centurions by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Guardians.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Oregon Trail or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 July 1971 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
- Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
- Anthony Fieldings: WLAF linebacker (Rhein Fire).
- Chadrick Brown: NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals).
- Danalee Bragado: Honolulu, Hawaii -- WPVA volleyballer (Best of Beach-9th-1995).
- Ger Senden: Soccer player (Roda JC).
- Jill Simon: Miss Iowa USA (1996).
- Scott Grimes in Lowell: Massachusetts, USA; actor (Together We Stand).
- Bobby Leslie: TV rocker (Guys Next Door - "I Was Made For You").
- Scott Grimes: American singer, songwriter, actor, and voice artist. Some of his most prominent roles include appearances in ER as Dr. Archie Morris, Party of Five as Will McCorkle, Band of Brothers as Technical Sergeant Donald Malarkey, and the popular animated sitcom American Dad!, voicing Steve Smith. He is also well known by cult fans for his role as Bradley Brown in the first two Critters films.
- Marc Andreessen: American software developer co-founded Netscape
- Henry Kissinger visits China PR
- The United Kingdom increases its troops in Northern Ireland to 11,000.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays
- Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds - Don't Pull Your Love
- James Taylor - You've Got A Friend
- Jean Knight - Mr. Big Stuff
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- Jerry Reed - When You're Hot, You're Hot
- Carly Simon - That's The Way I've Always Heard It Should Be
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