Monday 11 October 1971
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Chann McRae and Natalie Jay.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Maggie May by Rod Stewart.
In UK Maggie May / Reason To Believe by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Murmur of the Heart, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Drifters by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vetenskapens Värld.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or The Oregon Trail.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 October 1971 ?
- Chann McRae: Albany, Georgia -- Cyclist (1996 Olympics).
- Natalie Jay: Hendon, England -- Actress (Baywatch).
- Luke Perry in Mansfield: Ohio, USA; actor (Dillon - Beverly Hills 90210).
- Jason Ellis: Australian skateboarder mixed martial artist and actor.
- Petra Haden: American violinist and singer (That Dog Tito & Tarantula and The Decemberists).
- 60th Davis Cup: USA beats Romania in Charlotte (3-2)
- Brooks Robinson ties Series record, reaches base 5 straight times
- Frank McGee becomes news anchor of Today Show
- Switzerland recognizes North Vietnam
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Maggie May
- Carpenters - Superstar
- The Osmonds - Yo-Yo
- Joan Baez - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
- Donny Osmond - Go Away Little Girl
- Lee Michaels - Do You Know What I Mean
- Paul & Linda McCartney - Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey
- Stevie Wonder - If You Really Love Me
- Stampeders - Sweet City Woman
- Cher - Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves
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Sport Games on 11 October 1971
- New York Giants - Dallas Cowboys : 13 - 20
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