Tuesday September 16, 1975
US date format: 9/16/1975, UK date format: 16/9/1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 16, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Amy Price-Francis and Gal Friedman.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Fame by David Bowie.
In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Flic Story, directed by Jacques Deray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Ascent Of Man by J. Bronowski was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching In Good Company.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destruction Derby or Doctor Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 16, 1975?
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
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- Papua New Guinea gains independence from Australia (National Day)
- Rennie Stennett is 2nd to hit 7-for-7 in a 9-inning game
- The Cape Verde Islands, Mozambique, and Sao Tome and Principe join the United Nations.
- The first prototype of the MiG-31 interceptor makes its maiden flight.
- Irene Hayes: Ziegfeld girl and businesswoman (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 16, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- David Bowie - Fame
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- John Denver - I'm Sorry
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power (Part 1)
- Barry Manilow - Could It Be Magic
- David Geddes - Run Joey Run
- Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds - Fallin' In Love
- Freddy Fender - Wasted Days And Wasted Nights
- Bad Company - Feel Like Makin' Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Tavares - It Only Takes A Minute
- Peoples Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna
- The Pointer Sisters - How Long (Betcha' Got A Chick On The Side)
- Graham Central Station - Your Love
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Crown Heights Affair - Dreaming A Dream
- Eddie Kendricks - Get The Cream Off The Top
- Natalie Cole - This Will Be
- Jackie Moore - Make Me Feel Like A Woman
- The O'Jays - Let Me Make Love To You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 16If September 16, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 19 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 September 16, 1975?
On September 16, 1975 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is September 16, 1975?
On September 16, 1975 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 16, 1975?
On September 16, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 16, 1975?
On September 16, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on September 16, 1975?
On September 16, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 16, 1975?
On September 16, 1975 several famous people were born including, Amy Price-Francis, Gal Friedman, Kip Harkrider.
Which famous people died on September 16, 1975?
Famous people died on September 16, 1975 include, Irene Hayes.
What was the number one song in September 16, 1975?
The number one song in the week of September 16, 1975 was Fame by David Bowie in US and Sailing by Rod Stewart in UK.
What were the top hits on September 16, 1975?
The top hits on September 16, 1975 were Fame by David Bowie, Rhinestone Cowboy by Glen Campbell, At Seventeen by Janis Ian in US and Sailing by Rod Stewart, The Last Farewell by Roger Whittaker, Moonlighting by Leo Sayer in UK.