Monday February 17, 1975

US date format: 2/17/1975, UK date format: 17/2/1975

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 17, 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 Todd Harvey and Sung-Hee Park. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Pick Up The Pieces by AWB. In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits. Deep Red, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while The Memory Book by Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Big Showdown. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hi-way or Anti-Aircraft.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
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Movies

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Deep Red

Deep Red

Directed by: Dario Argento

Starring: David Hemmings, Daria Nicolodi, Gabriele Lavia, Macha Méril

Country: United States of America

Katie Tippel

Katie Tippel

Directed by: Paul Verhoeven

Starring: Monique van de Ven, Rutger Hauer, Andrea Domburg, Hannah de Leeuwe

Zorro

Zorro

Directed by: Duccio Tessari

Starring: Alain Delon, Stanley Baker, Ottavia Piccolo, Enzo Cerusico

Breakout

Breakout

Directed by: Tom Gries

Starring: Charles Bronson, Robert Duvall, Jill Ireland, Randy Quaid

The Passenger

The Passenger

Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre, Ian Hendry

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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The Big Showdown

The Big Showdown

Directed by: Wong Tin Lam

The Sweeney

The Sweeney

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Starring: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Bob Crane Show

The Bob Crane Show

Une Suédoise à Paris

Une Suédoise à Paris

You're on Your Own

You're on Your Own

Days to next February 17

If February 17, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 8 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 23 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Memory Book by Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas

The Memory Book

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Unleash the hidden power of your mind through Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas's simple, fail-safe memory system, and you can become more effective, more imaginative, and more powerful, at work, at

Strictly Speaking by Edwin Newman

Strictly Speaking

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. 1974, 205pp

The Dogs Of War by Frederick Forsyth

The Dogs Of War

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"Knocking off a bank or an armored truck is merely crude. Knocking off an entire republic has, I feel, a certain style." So says mining magnate Sir James Manson, a shadowy titan of London's financial district, who is scheming a …

The Ebony Tower by John Fowles

The Ebony Tower

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The Ebony Tower, comprising a novella, three stories, and a translation of a medieval French tale, echoes themes from John Fowles's internationally celebrated novels as it probes the fitful relations between love and hate, pleasure and pain, fantasy and reality.

Harlequin by Morris West

Harlequin

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Paul Desmond admires his close friend George Harlequin for his impeccable European breeding. Head of a prestigious Swiss bank, Harlequin belongs to a vanishing class of gentlemen whose handshake is their bond.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Shark Jaws

Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror

Hi-way

Hi-way

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Anti-Aircraft

Anti-Aircraft

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling military shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc

Pursuit

Pursuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight simulator, military, shooter

dnd

dnd

Platform: PLATO system

Genre: Role-playing video game

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 17, 1975?

On February 17, 1975 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is February 17, 1975?

On February 17, 1975 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 17, 1975?

On February 17, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 17, 1975?

On February 17, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 17, 1975?

On February 17, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 17, 1975?

On February 17, 1975 several famous people were born including, Sung-Hee Park, Todd Harvey, Vaclav Prospal NHL forward (Team Czechoslovakia Olympics-gold-1998.

What was the number one song in February 17, 1975?

The number one song in the week of February 17, 1975 was Pick Up The Pieces by AWB in US and January by Pilot in UK.

What were the top hits on February 17, 1975?

The top hits on February 17, 1975 were Pick Up The Pieces by AWB, Best Of My Love by Eagles, Some Kind Of Wonderful by Grand Funk in US and January by Pilot, Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me) by Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, Please Mr Postman by The Carpenters in UK.


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