Sunday July 18, 1971

US date format: 7/18/1971, UK date format: 18/7/1971

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 18, 1971). 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 Soundarya and Abdel-Kader Chékhémani. In that special week of July people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King. In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits. Reshma Aur Shera, directed by Sunil Dutt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971 while The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Quentin Durward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or Computer Space.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Uruguay - Constitution Day

Events

  • Eddy Merckx wins his 3rd Tour de France
  • The Trucial States are formed in the Persian Gulf.

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Movies

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Reshma Aur Shera

Reshma Aur Shera

Directed by: Sunil Dutt

Starring: Waheeda Rehman, Sunil Dutt, Rakhee Gulzar, Vinod Khanna

The Light at the Edge of the World

The Light at the Edge of the World

Directed by: Kevin Billington

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner, Samantha Eggar, Jean-Claude Drouot

Vampyros Lesbos

Vampyros Lesbos

Directed by: Jesús Franco

Starring: Soledad Miranda, Dennis Price, Paul Muller, Ewa Strömberg

Two-Lane Blacktop

Two-Lane Blacktop

Directed by: Monte Hellman

Starring: James Taylor, Warren Oates, Laurie Bird, Dennis Wilson

Country: United States of America

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Directed by: Mel Stuart

Starring: Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum, Roy Kinnear

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Quentin Durward

Quentin Durward

Starring: Marie-France Boyer

Country: France

Crónicas de un pueblo

Crónicas de un pueblo

Make Your Own Kind of Music!

Make Your Own Kind of Music!

La France défigurée

La France défigurée

Treffpunkt Mexico

Treffpunkt Mexico

Days to next July 18

If July 18, 1971 is your birthday you're 49 years, 2 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 17 days.
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Books

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The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer

The Female Eunuch

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The publication of Germaine Greer's The Female Eunuch in 1970 was a landmark event, raising eyebrows and ire while creating a shock wave of recognition in women around the world with

Love In The Ruins by Walker Percy

Love In The Ruins

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Dr. Tom More has created a stethoscope of the human spirit. With it, he embarks on an unforgettable odyssey to cure mankind's spiritual flu.

The Drifters by James A. Michener

The Drifters

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In this triumphant bestseller, renowned novelist James A. Michener unfolds a powerful and poignant drama of disenchanted youth during the Vietnam era.

The European Discovery Of America by Samuel Eliot Morison

The European Discovery Of America

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Columbus, Magellan, and Drake are focused upon in this account of the early discovery voyages south of the Caribbean. Bibliogs

The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone

The Passions Of The Mind

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Compelling portrait of the Viennese neurologist, focuses on the intense, agonized years of research which resulted in his discovery of the science of psychoanalysis

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Star Trek

Star Trek

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

Genre: Strategy game

Galaxy Game

Galaxy Game

Platform: Arcade (PDP-11)

Genre: Space combat simulation

Computer Space

Computer Space

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Space combat simulation

Publisher: Nutting Associates

The Oregon Trail

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

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 18, 1971?

On July 18, 1971 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is July 18, 1971?

On July 18, 1971 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 18, 1971?

On July 18, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 18, 1971?

On July 18, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 18, 1971?

On July 18, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 18, 1971?

On July 18, 1971 several famous people were born including, Soundarya , Abdel-Kader Chékhémani, Penny Hardaway.

What was the number one song in July 18, 1971?

The number one song in the week of July 18, 1971 was It's Too Late by Carole King in US and Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road in UK.

What were the top hits on July 18, 1971?

The top hits on July 18, 1971 were It's Too Late by Carole King, Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) by The Raiders, You've Got A Friend by James Taylor in US and Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road, Co-Co by The Sweet, Don't Let It Die by Hurricane Smith in UK.


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