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Tuesday 16 March 1971

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eric Ravotti and Brett Carolan. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Me And Bobby McGee by Janis Joplin. In UK Baby Jump by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits. The Andromeda Strain, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971 while God Is An Englishman by R.F. Delderfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Taková normální rodinka. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Computer Space.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

All in the Family

Written by: Norman Lear

Starring: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers

Country: United States

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Masterpiece Classic

Starring: Alistair Cooke

Country: United States

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Strange Report

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Kaz Garas, Anneke Wills, Charles Lloyd Pack

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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America

Starring: Leigh Brown, Jean Shepherd

Country: United States

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The Great American Dream Machine

Starring: Chevy Chase, Marshall Efron, Ken Shapiro

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Andromeda Strain

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: James Olson, Arthur Hill, David Wayne

Country: United States

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THX 1138

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Robert Duvall, Donald Pleasence, Don Pedro Colley

Country: United States

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Get Carter

Directed by: Mike Hodges

Starring: Michael Caine, Ian Hendry, Britt Ekland

Country: United States

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Vanishing Point

Directed by: Richard C. Sarafian

Starring: Barry Newman, Cleavon Little, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

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Sometimes a Great Notion

Directed by: Paul Newman

Starring: Paul Newman, Henry Fonda, Lee Remick

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 1971 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
  • Saint Benedicta (+1260)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Thomas E Dewey: US Presidential candidate (Republican 1944, 1948), dies at age 68.
  • Bebe Daniels: American actress, awarded the highest U.S.
Facts:
  • KDCD TV channel 18 in Midland, TX (IND) suspends broadcasting
  • 13th Grammy Awards: "Bridge over Troubled Water", Carpenters win.

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

God Is An Englishman

By: R.F. Delderfield

This bestselling novel set in the ruthless world of Victorian commerce follows the fortunes of Adam Swann, a scion of an Army family and veteran of campaigns in the Crimea and

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The Antagonists

By: Ernest K. Gann

hardbound

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Islands In The Stream

By: Ernest Hemingway

A LATER CLASSIC FROM AMERICA'S PREMIER FICTION WRITER First published in 1970, nine years after Hemingway's death, this is the story of an artist and adventurer -- a man much like Hemingway himself.

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Crisis In The Classroom

By: Charles E. Silberman

The remaking of American Education.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Computer Space

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Space combat simulation

Publisher: Nutting Associates

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Star Trek

Platform: originally SDS Sigma 7, HP 2000, Data General Nova

Genre: Strategy game

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Computer Space

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Space combat simulation

Publisher: Nutting Associates

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Galaxy Game

Platform: Arcade (PDP-11)

Genre: Space combat simulation

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The Oregon Trail

Platform: Android; Apple II, iOS, Macintosh; BlackBerry; Commodore 64; DOS; Facebook; Java ME; Nintendo DSi, Nintendo 3DS, Wii; Windows, Mobile, Phone 7

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Brøderbund The Learning Company Gameloft

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