Thursday March 11, 1976
US date format: 3/11/1976, UK date format: 11/3/1976
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 11, 1976). 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 Thomas Gravesen and Black Coffee.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to December 1963 (Oh, What A Night) by The Four Seasons.
In UK I Love To Love by Tina Charles was in the top 5 hits.
Family Plot, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Battle of the Sexes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Datsun 280 ZZZAP or Quiz Show.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 11, 1976?
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 11, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Four Seasons - December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)
- Eric Carmen - All By Myself
- The Miracles - Love Machine (Part 1)
- Eagles - Take It To The Limit
- Gary Wright - Dream Weaver
- Captain and Tennille - Lonely Night (Angel Face)
- Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T.
- Nazareth - Love Hurts
- Rufus - Sweet Thing
- Larry Groce - Junk Food Junkie (Live)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- The Temptations - Keep Holding On
- Eddie Kendricks - He's A Friend
- The Staple Singers - New Orleans
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Sweet Thing
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Barry White - Let The Music Play
- Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
- The Stairsteps - From Us To You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 11If March 11, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 6 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 15 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?