Tuesday April 16, 1974US date format: 4/16/1974, UK date format: 16/4/1974
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 16, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mathias Malzieu and Valarie Rae Miller.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia) by MFSB.
In UK Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks was in the top 5 hits.
Dark Star, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Joy Of Sex by Alex Comfort was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Old Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tank or Elimination.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 April 1974
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Which were the important events of 16 April 1974 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Mathias Malzieu
- Valarie Rae Miller: American actress.
- Mat Devine: American singer-songwriter and actor (Kill Hannah).
- Xu Jinglei: Chinese actress, singer and director.
- Walker Stapleton: Politician.
- Words & Music opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 127 performances
- 200,000 attend rock concert California Jam I in Ontario, California.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- MFSB - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- Elton John - Bennie And The Jets
- Blue Swede - Hooked On A Feeling
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- Redbone - Come And Get Your Love
- Ringo Starr - Oh My My
- John Denver - Sunshine On My Shoulders
- Grand Funk - The Loco-Motion
- Sister Janet Mead - The Lord's Prayer
- Jim Croce - I'll Have To Say I Love You In A Song
Top #10 R&B songs
- MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- Bloodstone - Outside Woman
- The Staple Singers - Touch A Hand, Make A Friend
- James Brown - The Payback
- Mighty Mighty - Earth, Wind & Fire
- Barry White - Honey Please, Can't Ya See
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- The Temptations - Heavenly
- The Stylistics - You Make Me Feel Brand New
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