Tuesday 10 December 1974
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Meg White and Etty Lau Farrell.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas.
In UK Lonely This Christmas by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
The Front Page, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Cavett by Dick Cavett and Christopher Porterfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Münchner Geschichten.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spasim or Elimination.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 December 1974 ?
- Meg White: American drummer (The White Stripes).
- Etty Lau Farrell
- Paul Cleave
- Monique Dupree: Movie Actress.
- Paul Richards: Actor (Dr Thompson-Breaking Point), dies at 50.
- Space probe Helios 1 launched
- Helios 1 launched by US, Germany; later makes closest flyby of Sun.
- European Economic Community calls for a European Parliament.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
- Elton John - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
- Paul McCartney - Junior's Farm
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