Tuesday November 11, 1975, Veteran's Day
US date format: 11/11/1975, UK date format: 11/11/1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 11, 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 Eyal Podell and Angelica Vale.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Island Girl by Elton John.
In UK Space Oddity by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits.
Alice Cooper: Welcome to My Nightmare, directed by David Winters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Humboldt'S Gift by Saul Bellow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wonder Woman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or Indy 800.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 11, 1975?
- Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
- Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
- Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
- Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
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- Angola gains independence from Portugal (National Day)
- Independence of Angola.
- Marty May: (Fireball Fun For All), dies at 79.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 11, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Island Girl
- Eagles - Lyin' Eyes
- The Four Seasons - Who Loves You
- Jefferson Starship - Miracles
- Linda Ronstadt - Heat Wave
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It)
- Natalie Cole - This Will Be
- Morris Albert - Feelings
- Captain and Tennille - The Way I Want To Touch You
- War - Low Rider
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Silver Convention - Fly, Robin, Fly
- The Staple Singers - Let's Do It Again
- The Impressions - Same Thing It Took
- War - Low Rider
- KC And The Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It)
- Ohio Players - Sweet Sticky Thing
- Leon Haywood - I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You
- Van Mccoy - Change With The Times
- The O'Jays - I Love Music (Part 1)
- Faith, Hope And Charity - To Each His Own
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 11If November 11, 1975 is your birthday you're 44 years, 10 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 13 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 11, 1975?
On November 11, 1975 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is November 11, 1975?
On November 11, 1975 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 11, 1975?
On November 11, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 11, 1975?
On November 11, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on November 11, 1975?
On November 11, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 11, 1975?
On November 11, 1975 several famous people were born including, Eyal Podell, Arianna Bergamaschi, Angelica Vale.
Which famous people died on November 11, 1975?
Famous people died on November 11, 1975 include, Marty May.
What was the number one song in November 11, 1975?
The number one song in the week of November 11, 1975 was Island Girl by Elton John in US and Space Oddity by David Bowie in UK.
What were the top hits on November 11, 1975?
The top hits on November 11, 1975 were Island Girl by Elton John, Lyin' Eyes by Eagles, Who Loves You by The Four Seasons in US and Space Oddity by David Bowie, DIVORCE by Billy Connolly, Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen in UK.