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Friday July 13, 1973

US date format: 7/13/1973, UK date format: 13/7/1973

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 13, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ariel Silvio Zarate and Gavin Hassett. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Will It Go Round In Circles by Billy Preston. In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits. A Brief Vacation, directed by Vittorio De Sica, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while The Summer Before The Dark by Doris Lessing was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Bastian. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or TREK73.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Brief Vacation

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Florinda Bolkan, Renato Salvatori, Daniel Quenaud, José María Prada

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Directed by: Kalpataru

Starring: Vinod Khanna, Kumkum, Mehmood Jr., Ramesh Deo

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Treasure Island

Directed by: Hal Sutherland

Starring: Richard Dawson, Davy Jones, Dal McKennon, Larry D. Mann

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Cleopatra Jones

Directed by: Jack Starrett

Starring: Tamara Dobson, Bernie Casey, Brenda Sykes, Antonio Fargas

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Lady Ice

Directed by: Tom Gries

Starring: Donald Sutherland, Jennifer O'Neill, Robert Duvall, Patrick Magee

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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Der Bastian

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Love Thy Neighbor

Directed by: Jordi Bachs

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Praise the Lord

Directed by: Cyrus Tarlue

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Directed by: Stephen Frears

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 July 1973 ?

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday, 3rd day
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of K�lim�t (Words) - First day of the seventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • Bon Festival - Buddhist festival to honor the dead (East Japan)
  • Kiribati - Independence Day, 2nd day (not a holiday)
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  • Alexander Butterfield reveals the existence of the Nixon tapes to the special Senate committee investigating the Watergate break in.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Summer Before The Dark

By: Doris Lessing

Nobel laureate Doris Lessing's classic novel of the pivotal summer in one woman's life is a brilliant excursion into the terrifying gulf between youth and old age.As

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Jonathan Livingston Seagull

By: Richard Bach

The new complete edition of a timeless classic that includes the never-before-published Part Four and Last Words by Richard Bach.This is the story for people who follow their hearts and make their own rules…people who get special pleasure out of …

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The Matlock Paper

By: Robert Ludlum

The name on the computer screen is James Barbour Matlock, college professor and Vietnam veteran. He’s Washington’s choice to stop a far-reaching conspiracy in an undercover assignment destined to put his

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The Hollow Hills

By: Mary Stewart

Keeping watch over the young Arthur Pendragon, the prince and prophet Merlin Ambrosius is haunted by dreams of the magical sword Caliburn, which has been hidden for centuries.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lunar Lander

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation



Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation

Lemonade Stand

Lemonade Stand

Genre: Business



Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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