Friday November 09, 1973
US date format: 11/9/1973, UK date format: 9/11/1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 9, 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 Nick Lachey and Belen Esteban.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Keep On Truckin' (Part 1) by Eddie Kendricks.
In UK Let Me In by The Osmonds was in the top 5 hits.
A Delicate Balance, directed by Tony Richardson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shaft.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gotcha or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 09, 1973?
- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
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- Government De Uyl decides Palestijnse fugitives to support
- Ringo releases Ringo album
- Fire at Taiyo department store, kills 101 and injures 84 (Kumamoto, Japan).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 09, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin' (Part 1)
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia
- The Rolling Stones - Angie
- DeFranco Family - Heartbeat-It's A Lovebeat
- Marie Osmond - Paper Roses
- Ringo Starr - Photograph
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- Cher - Half-Breed
- Garfunkel - All I Know
- Carpenters - Top Of The World
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- The Temptations - Hey Girl (I Like Your Style)
- Harold Melvin - The Love I Lost (Part 1)
- Tavares - Check It Out
- Jackson 5 - Get It Together
- Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye - You're A Special Part Of Me
- Kool & The Gang - Funky Stuff
- Ann Peebles - I Can't Stand The Rain
- Betty Wright - Let Me Be Your Lovemaker
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 09If November 09, 1973 is your birthday you're 46 years, 10 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 12 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 09, 1973?
On November 09, 1973 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is November 09, 1973?
On November 09, 1973 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 09, 1973?
On November 09, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 09, 1973?
On November 09, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 09, 1973?
On November 09, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 09, 1973?
On November 09, 1973 several famous people were born including, Nick Lachey, Gabrielle Miller, Belen Esteban.
What was the number one song in November 09, 1973?
The number one song in the week of November 09, 1973 was Keep On Truckin' (Part 1) by Eddie Kendricks in US and Let Me In by The Osmonds in UK.
What were the top hits on November 09, 1973?
The top hits on November 09, 1973 were Keep On Truckin' (Part 1) by Eddie Kendricks, Midnight Train To Georgia by Gladys Knight and the Pips, Angie by The Rolling Stones in US and Let Me In by The Osmonds, Daydreamer / Puppy Song by David Cassidy, I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter in UK.