Tuesday 11 February 1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacque Vaughn and Kim Weir.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to You're No Good by Linda Ronstadt.
In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits.
The Stepford Wives, directed by Bryan Forbes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Ebony Tower by John Fowles was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barney Miller.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or Steeplechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 11 February 1975 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
- Jacque Vaughn: American basketball player and coach.
- Kim Weir: Miss USA-Nebraska (1997).
- Chuck Watanabe: kayak (alternate-Olympics-1996).
- Andy Lally: American race car driver.
- Marek Špilár: Slovak footballer (d. 2013).
- Richard Ratsimandrava: Malagasy soldier and statesman, assassinated (Born 1931).
- Margaret Thatcher defeats Edward Heath for Conservative leadership.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1975 ?
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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 ?