Wednesday November 12, 1975
US date format: 11/12/1975, UK date format: 12/11/1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Katherine Grainger and Gretchen Durgin.
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 Steeplechase or dnd.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 12, 1975?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
- Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
- National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
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- New York Mets Tom Seaver wins his 3rd Cy Young Award
- US Supreme Court Justice William O Douglas retires after 36 years.
- The Comoros joins the United Nations.
- Anthony Ross: TV host (Telltale Clue), dies at 69.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 12, 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 12If November 12, 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 12, 1975?
On November 12, 1975 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is November 12, 1975?
On November 12, 1975 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 12, 1975?
On November 12, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 12, 1975?
On November 12, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on November 12, 1975?
On November 12, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 12, 1975?
On November 12, 1975 several famous people were born including, Katherine Grainger, Tevin Jermod Campbell, Gretchen Durgin.
Which famous people died on November 12, 1975?
Famous people died on November 12, 1975 include, Anthony Ross.
What was the number one song in November 12, 1975?
The number one song in the week of November 12, 1975 was Island Girl by Elton John in US and Space Oddity by David Bowie in UK.
What were the top hits on November 12, 1975?
The top hits on November 12, 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.