Thursday November 14, 1974
US date format: 11/14/1974, UK date format: 14/11/1974
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 14, 1974). The US president was Gerald Ford (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 Benjamín Benitez and Adam Walsh.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
Freebie and the Bean, directed by Richard Rush, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Cavett by Dick Cavett and Christopher Porterfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 14, 1974?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
- Johnny Mack Brown: Actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 14, 1974?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Lennon - Whatever Gets You Thru The Night
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- America - Tin Man
- John Denver - Back Home Again
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- Neil Diamond - Longfellow Serenade
- Reunion - Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)
- Carl Carlton - Everlasting Love
- Gordon Lightfoot - Carefree Highway
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Shirley Brown - Woman To Woman
- Latimore - Let's Straighten It Out
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
- The Spinners - Love Don't Love Nobody - Pt. I
- Little Beaver - Party Down - Part 1
- B.T. Express - Do It ('til You're Satisfied)
- Tavares - She's Gone
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - I Feel A Song (in My Heart)
- Kool & The Gang - Higher Plane
- Blue Magic - Three Ring Circus
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 14If November 14, 1974 is your birthday you're 45 years, 10 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 14, 1974?
On November 14, 1974 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is November 14, 1974?
On November 14, 1974 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 14, 1974?
On November 14, 1974 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 14, 1974?
On November 14, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on November 14, 1974?
On November 14, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 14, 1974?
On November 14, 1974 several famous people were born including, Benjamín Benitez, Adam Walsh, Adina Howard.
Which famous people died on November 14, 1974?
Famous people died on November 14, 1974 include, Johnny Mack Brown.
What was the number one song in November 14, 1974?
The number one song in the week of November 14, 1974 was Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon in US and Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex in UK.
What were the top hits on November 14, 1974?
The top hits on November 14, 1974 were Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon, Do It ('Til You're Satisfied) by B.T. Express, My Melody Of Love by Bobby Vinton in US and Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex, Everything I Own by Ken Boothe, Killer Queen by Queen in UK.