Friday 11 April 1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Terry Cousin and Olga Hostáková.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Philadelphia Freedom by Elton John.
In UK If by Telly Savalas was in the top 5 hits.
Capone, directed by Steve Carver, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Ascent Of Man by J. Bronowski was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Survivors.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing dnd or Pursuit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 11 April 1975 ?
- Saint Stanislas
- Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
- Saint Godeberta
- Saint Gemma of Lucca
- The Feast Day of Martyr Antipas in the Greek Orthodox Church.
- Saint Danidl of Grimbergen
- Terry Cousin: NFL cornerback (Chicago Bears).
- Olga Hostáková: Czech tennis player.
- Walid Soliman: Tunisian author and translator.
- Dorothy Patten: Dies at 70.
- JP Parise 11 sec OT goal-Isles 1st playoff advance eliminates Rangers
- Hank Aaron returns as a Milwaukee Brewers' player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom
- Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You
- Ringo Starr - No No Song
- B.T. Express - Express
- Phoebe Snow - Poetry Man
- B.J. Thomas - (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song
- Lady Marmalade (Voulez-Vous Coucher Avec Moi) - LaBelle
- Sammy Johns - Chevy Van
- Barry White - What Am I Gonna Do With You
- Rufus - Once You Get Started
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?