Thursday May 13, 1971
US date format: 5/13/1971, UK date format: 13/5/1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 13, 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 David Martinon and Mike Sirotka.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Joy To The World by Three Dog Night.
In UK Knock Three Times by Dawn was in the top 5 hits.
Walkabout, directed by Nicolas Roeg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The New Centurions by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Quentin Durward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 13, 1971?
- Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
- Saint John the Silent
- Saint Gerald of Villamagna
- Saint Robert Bellarmine
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- Grace Slick of Jefferson Airplane seriously injured in a car accident
- Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky: Composer, dies at 67.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 13, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
- Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
- Ocean - Put Your Hand In The Hand
- Bread - If
- Lobo - Me And You And A Dog Named Boo
- The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
- Aretha Franklin - Bridge Over Troubled Water
- The Bells - Stay Awhile
- Neil Diamond - I Am.. I Said
- Daddy Dewdrop - Chick-A-Boom (Don't Ya Jes' Love It)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
- Aretha Franklin - BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- The Chi-lites - (For God's Sake) Give More Power To The People
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Knock My Love - Pt. 1
- Stevie Wonder - We Can Work It Out
- Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
- The 8th Day - She's Not Just Another Woman
- Edwin Starr - Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On
- Brenda & The Tabulations - Right On The Tip Of My Tongue
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 13, 1971?
On May 13, 1971 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is May 13, 1971?
On May 13, 1971 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 13, 1971?
On May 13, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 13, 1971?
On May 13, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 13, 1971?
On May 13, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 13, 1971?
On May 13, 1971 several famous people were born including, David Martinon, Mike Sirotka, Nicolas Buffet (musician).
Which famous people died on May 13, 1971?
Famous people died on May 13, 1971 include, Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky.
What was the number one song in May 13, 1971?
The number one song in the week of May 13, 1971 was Joy To The World by Three Dog Night in US and Knock Three Times by Dawn in UK.
What were the top hits on May 13, 1971?
The top hits on May 13, 1971 were Joy To The World by Three Dog Night, Never Can Say Goodbye by Jackson 5, Put Your Hand In The Hand by Ocean in US and Knock Three Times by Dawn, Brown Sugar / Bitch / Let It Rock by The Rolling Stones, Double Barrel by Dave & Ansil Collins in UK.