Monday November 15, 1976
US date format: 11/15/1976, UK date format: 15/11/1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 15, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Virginie Ledoyen and Gaby Espino.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart.
In UK If You Leave Me Now by Chicago was in the top 5 hits.
Silver Streak, directed by Arthur Hiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The Navigator by Morris West was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Brady Bunch Variety Hour.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 4 or Night Driver.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 15, 1976?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
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- Syrian army conquerors Beirut
- Rene Levesque and the Parti Quebecois take power to become the first Quebec government of the 20th century clearly in favour of independence.
- The first megamouth shark is discovered off Oahu in Hawaii.
- Jean Gabin: French actor, distinguished and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 15, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Gordon Lightfoot - The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald
- Bee Gees - Love So Right
- Captain and Tennille - Muskrat Love
- Rick Dees - Disco Duck (Part 1)
- Spinners - The Rubberband Man
- Steve Miller Band - Rock'n Me
- Commodores - Just To Be Close To You
- KISS - Beth
- Peter Frampton - Do You Feel Like We Do
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on November 15, 1976
- Buffalo Bills - Dallas Cowboys : 10 - 17
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 15If November 15, 1976 is your birthday you're 43 years, 10 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 21 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?