Sunday 16 March 1975
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sienna Guillory and Tara Buck.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Black Water by The Doobie Brothers.
In UK If by Telly Savalas was in the top 5 hits.
Escape to Witch Mountain, directed by John Hough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Helter Skelter by Vincent Bugliosi with Curt Gentry was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 800 or Steeplechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 March 1975 ?
- 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)
- Saint Agapitus
- The first day of the Bacchanalia in ancient Rome
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- Lieutenant closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 9 performances
- US Mariner 10 makes third and final fly-by of Mercury.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Doobie Brothers - Black Water
- Frankie Valli - My Eyes Adored You
- LaBelle - Lady Marmalade (Voulez-Vous Coucher Avec Moi)
- Olivia Newton-John - Have You Never Been Mellow
- Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You
- Styx - Lady
- America - Lonely People
- B.T. Express - Express
- Electric Light Orchestra - Can't Get It Out Of My Head
- Sugarloaf - Don't Call Us, We'll Call You
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