Monday May 12, 1975
US date format: 5/12/1975, UK date format: 12/5/1975
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 12, 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 Jonah Lomu and Ricky Ortiz.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to He Don't Love You (Like I Love You) by Tony Orlando and Dawn.
In UK Stand By Your Man by Tammy Wynette was in the top 5 hits.
The Hiding Place, directed by James F. Collier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Invisible Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 800 or Gun Fight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 12, 1975?
- Saint Epiphanius
- Saint Domitilla
- Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
- International Nurses Day
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- US merchant ship Mayaguez seized by Cambodian forces.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 12, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tony Orlando and Dawn - He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)
- Freddy Fender - Before The Next Teardrop Falls
- Ozark Mountain Daredevils - Jackie Blue
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Shining Star
- Carpenters - Only Yesterday
- The Blackbyrds - Walking In Rhythm
- John Denver - Thank God I'm A Country Boy
- Ace - How Long
- Paul Anka - I Don't Like To Sleep Alone
- B.J. Thomas - (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Joe Simon - Get Down, Get Down (Get On The Floor)
- Smokey Robinson - Baby That's Backatcha
- Kool & The Gang - Spirit Of The Boogie
- Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - Bad Luck (Part 1)
- Barry White - What Am I Gonna Do With You
- Bobby Womack - Check It Out
- Major Harris - Love Won't Let Me Wait
- The Main Ingredient - Rolling Down A Mountainside
- The Stylistics - Thank You Baby
- Ohio Players - I Want To Be Free
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 12If May 12, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 4 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 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 May 12, 1975?
On May 12, 1975 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is May 12, 1975?
On May 12, 1975 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 12, 1975?
On May 12, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 12, 1975?
On May 12, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 12, 1975?
On May 12, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 12, 1975?
On May 12, 1975 several famous people were born including, Jonah Lomu, Ricky Ortiz, Anne Meson.
What was the number one song in May 12, 1975?
The number one song in the week of May 12, 1975 was He Don't Love You (Like I Love You) by Tony Orlando and Dawn in US and Stand By Your Man by Tammy Wynette in UK.
What were the top hits on May 12, 1975?
The top hits on May 12, 1975 were He Don't Love You (Like I Love You) by Tony Orlando and Dawn, Before The Next Teardrop Falls by Freddy Fender, Jackie Blue by Ozark Mountain Daredevils in US and Stand By Your Man by Tammy Wynette, Oh Boy by Mud, Lovin' You by Minnie Riperton in UK.