Tuesday February 16, 1971
US date format: 2/16/1971, UK date format: 16/2/1971
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 16, 1971). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Amanda Holden and Patricia Loison.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Bad Apple by The Osmonds.
In UK My Sweet Lord by George Harrison was in the top 5 hits.
One Brief Summer, directed by John Mackenzie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Antagonists by Ernest K. Gann was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Computer Space or The Oregon Trail.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 16, 1971?
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- In Italy, a local parliament elects the city of Catanzaro as the capital of Calabria residents of Reggio di Calabria riot for 5 days because of the decision.
- Fifty tornadoes rage in Mississippi, killing 74 people.
- The U.S. Emergency Broadcast System sends an erroneous warning many radio stations just ignore it.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 16, 1971?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Johnnie Taylor - Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You
- Rufus Thomas - (Do The) Push And Pull Part I
- James Brown - Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved (Pt. 1)
- Jackson 5 - Mama's Pearl
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 16, 1971?
On February 16, 1971 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is February 16, 1971?
On February 16, 1971 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 16, 1971?
On February 16, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 16, 1971?
On February 16, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 16, 1971?
On February 16, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 16, 1971?
On February 16, 1971 several famous people were born including, Amanda Holden, Patricia Loison, Larry Jones.
What was the number one song in February 16, 1971?
The number one song in the week of February 16, 1971 was One Bad Apple by The Osmonds in US and My Sweet Lord by George Harrison in UK.
What were the top hits on February 16, 1971?
The top hits on February 16, 1971 were One Bad Apple by The Osmonds, Knock Three Times by Dawn, Rose Garden by Lynn Anderson in US and My Sweet Lord by George Harrison, Pushbike Song by The Mixtures, Stoned Love by The Supremes in UK.