Wednesday 14 July 1976
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yesim Cetin and Teddy Afro.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Afternoon Delight by Starland Vocal Band.
In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits.
The Shootist, directed by Don Siegel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The Lonely Lady by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Power Without Glory.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blockade or Bigfoot Bonkers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1976 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Yesim Cetin: Miss Turkey Universe (1997).
- Teddy Afro: World Music Singer.
- Monique Covét: Hungarian porn actress and model.
- Ranj Dhaliwal: Canadian novelist.
- Geraint Jones: Papua New Guinean-English cricketer.
- Kirsten Sheridan: Irish film director and screenwriter
- Jimmy Carter wins Democratic Presidential Nomination in New York City
- USSR banishes dissident Andrei Amalrik to the Netherlands
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
- The Manhattans - Kiss And Say Goodbye
- The Brothers Johnson - I'll Be Good To You
- More, More, More (Part 1) - Andrea True Connection
- Starbuck - Moonlight Feels Right
- Gary Wright - Love Is Alive
- Captain and Tennille - Shop Around
- The Beatles - Got To Get You Into My Life
- Wings - Silly Love Songs
- The Beach Boys - Rock And Roll Music
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