Thursday July 10, 1975
US date format: 7/10/1975, UK date format: 10/7/1975
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 10, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Martina Colombari and Omar Narvaez.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille.
In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits.
Smile, directed by Michael Ritchie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Bermuda Triangle by Charles Berlitz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Musical Chairs.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 800 or Pursuit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 10, 1975?
- Mauritania - Armed Forces Day
- Bahamas - Independence Day
- Silence Day - celebrated by followers of Meher Baba
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Bralu Diena observed
- Cher files for divorce from Gregg Allman, 10 days after they married
- Gladys Knight and Pips Summer Series premieres on NBC-TV
- Achiel H van Acker: Belgian Premier (1945-46, 1954-58), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 10, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Captain and Tennille - Love Will Keep Us Together
- Van McCoy - The Hustle
- Wings - Listen To What The Man Said
- Michael Murphey - Wildfire
- Pilot - Magic
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Frankie Valli - Swearin' To God
- Linda Ronstadt - When Will I Be Loved
- 10cc - I'm Not In Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Van McCoy And The Soul City Symphony - The Hustle
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power Part 1
- The Impressions - Sooner Or Later
- Michael Jackson - Just A Little Bit Of You
- Commodores - Slippery When Wet
- Barry White - I'll Do For You Anything You Want Me To
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Please Pardon Me (You Remind Me Of A Friend)
- Ben E. King - Do It In The Name Of Love
- The Moments - Look At Me (I'm In Love)
- MFSB - Sexy
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 10If July 10, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 2 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 16 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?