Tuesday 9 July 1974
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nikola Sarcevic and Sian Berry.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Rock Your Baby by George McCrae.
In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits.
Where the Red Fern Grows, directed by Norman Tokar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while I Heard The Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Soldier and Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Qwak!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 July 1974 ?
- 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.
- Nikola Sarcevic: Swedish bassist and singer (Millencolin).
- Sian Berry: British politician.
- Dani Behr: English singer and actress (Faith Hope & Charity).
- Siân Berry: English environmentalist and politician.
- Ian Bradshaw: Barbadian cricketer.
- Gary Kelly: Irish football player
- Tsuyoshi Kusanagi: Japanese actor and singer (SMAP)
- Nikola Šarčević: Swedish singer-songwriter and bass player (Millencolin)
- Sonia Gaskell: Russian / Netherlands choreographer (Diaghilev), dies at 70.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George McCrae - Rock Your Baby
- John Denver - Annie's Song
- The Hues Corporation - Rock The Boat
- Gordon Lightfoot - Sundown
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - On And On
- Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods - Billy, Don't Be A Hero
- Anne Murray - You Won't See Me
- The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe
- The Righteous Brothers - Rock And Roll Heaven
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