Friday February 16, 1973
US date format: 2/16/1973, UK date format: 16/2/1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 1973). 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 Cathy Freeman and Christian Bassedas.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Turkish Delight, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lawinenpatrouille.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 16, 1973?
- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
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- The Court of Appeal of England and Wales rules that the ''Sunday Times'' can publish articles on Thalidomide and Distillers Company, despite ongoing legal actions by parents (the decision is overturned in July by the House of Lords).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 16, 1973?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 16If February 16, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 9 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 20 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 February 16, 1973?
On February 16, 1973 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is February 16, 1973?
On February 16, 1973 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 16, 1973?
On February 16, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 16, 1973?
On February 16, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 16, 1973?
On February 16, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 16, 1973?
On February 16, 1973 several famous people were born including, Cathy Freeman, Nikos Kostakis, Christian Bassedas.
What was the number one song in February 16, 1973?
The number one song in the week of February 16, 1973 was Crocodile Rock by Elton John in US and Blockbuster by The Sweet in UK.
What were the top hits on February 16, 1973?
The top hits on February 16, 1973 were Crocodile Rock by Elton John, You're So Vain by Carly Simon, Oh, Babe, What Would You Say? by Hurricane Smith in US and Blockbuster by The Sweet, Part Of The Union by The Strawbs, Do You Wanna Touch Me (Oh Yeah) by Gary Glitter in UK.