Friday February 12, 1971
US date format: 2/12/1971, UK date format: 12/2/1971
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 1971). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Tonia Kwiatkowski and Lincoln Kennedy.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Bad Apple by The Osmonds.
In UK My Sweet Lord by George Harrison was in the top 5 hits.
Max et les ferrailleurs, directed by Claude Sautet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Caravan To Vaccares by Alistair MacLean was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 12, 1971?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 12, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rufus Thomas - (Do The) Push And Pull Part I
- Johnnie Taylor - Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone
- Joe Simon - Your Time To Cry
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - If I Were Your Woman
- James Brown - Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved (Pt. 1)
- Jackson 5 - Mama's Pearl
- King Floyd - Groove Me
- The Stylistics - You're A Big Girl Now
- Diana Ross - Remember Me
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 12If February 12, 1971 is your birthday you're 49 years, 7 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 17 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?