Saturday April 13, 1974US date format: 4/13/1974, UK date format: 13/4/1974
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 13, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Valentina Cervi and Sergei Gonchar.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Bennie And The Jets by Elton John.
In UK Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks was in the top 5 hits.
The Beast Must Die, directed by Paul Annett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Joy Of Sex by Alex Comfort was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Zoo Gang.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Rebound or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 April 1974
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Which were the important events of 13 April 1974 ?
- Valentina Cervi
- Sergei Gonchar: Russian ice hockey player.
- Ruben Östlund
- Darren Turner: English race car driver.
- Marley Shelton: Actress.
- David Zdrilic: Australian footballer and manager.
- Sergei Gonchar in Chelyabinsk: Russia; NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals, Olympics-silver-1998).
- David Schurmann: Brazilian film director.
- Stanley Smith: Actor (Honey, King of Jazz, Soup to Nuts), dies at 71.
- Western Union (in cooperation with NASA and Hughes Aircraft) launches the United States' first commercial geosynchronous communications satellite, Westar 1.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Bennie And The Jets
- Blue Swede - Hooked On A Feeling
- MFSB - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- Sister Janet Mead - The Lord's Prayer
- Redbone - Come And Get Your Love
- John Denver - Sunshine On My Shoulders
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
- Ringo Starr - Oh My My
- Carly Simon - Mockingbird
Top #10 R&B songs
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- Bloodstone - Outside Woman
- The Staple Singers - Touch A Hand, Make A Friend
- James Brown - The Payback
- Barry White - Honey Please, Can't Ya See
- Mighty Mighty - Earth, Wind & Fire
- The Main Ingredient - Just Don't Want To Be Lonely
- The New Birth - It's Been A Long Time
- Bobby Womack - Lookin' For A Love
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