Thursday March 14, 1974
US date format: 3/14/1974, UK date format: 14/3/1974
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 14, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (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 Grace Park (actress) and Anthony Carelli.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks.
In UK Billy, Don't Be A Hero by Paper Lace was in the top 5 hits.
The Sugarland Express, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Plain Speaking by Merle Miller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Landline.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 14, 1974?
- Albania - Summer Day: Albanian holiday Summer is celebrated in this day in Elbasan and its surroundings.
- Pi Day - unofficial mathematics holiday.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honor of Mars were held.
- Saint Mathildis
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 14, 1974?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bobby Womack - Lookin' For A Love
- The Spinners - Mighty Love - Pt. 1
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- The Chi-lites - Homely Girl
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- The Soul Children - I'll Be The Other Woman
- Johnnie Taylor - We're Getting Careless With Our Love
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- Bloodstone - Outside Woman
- Tavares - That's The Sound That Lonely Makes
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 14If March 14, 1974 is your birthday you're 46 years, 6 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 18 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?