Sunday 10 October 1976
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Shane Doan and Pat Burrell.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to A Fifth Of Beethoven by Walter Murphy.
In UK Mississippi by Pussycat was in the top 5 hits.
Car Wash, directed by Michael Schultz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Roots by Alex Haley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Candy Candy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Outlaw or The Amazing Maze Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Shane Doan: Eston -- NHL right wing (Winnipeg Jets).
- Pat Burrell: American baseball player.
- Bob Burnquist: Brazilian-American skateboarder.
- Silvana Armenulic: Yugoslavian folk singer (Born 1939).
- New Jersey Meadowlands' (New York Giants) Stadium opens.
- Taiwan Governor Hsieh Tung-ming is injured by a letter bomb from a pro-independence activist.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Walter Murphy - A Fifth Of Beethoven
- Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
- Boz Scaggs - Lowdown
- Rick Dees - Disco Duck (Part 1)
- Chicago - If You Leave Me Now
- Cliff Richard - Devil Woman
- Orleans - Still The One
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - I'd Really Love To See You Tonight
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - She's Gone
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Sport Games on 10 October 1976
- Atlanta Falcons - New Orleans Saints : 0 - 30
- Buffalo Bills - New York Jets : 14 - 17
- Chicago Bears - Minnesota Vikings : 19 - 20
- Dallas Cowboys - New York Giants : 24 - 14
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