Friday 18 June 1976
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Witte Wartena and Adam Grimes.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Silly Love Songs by Wings.
In UK Combine Harvester by The Wurzels was in the top 5 hits.
The Omen, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Passages by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Power Without Glory.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Stunt Cycle or Bigfoot Bonkers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 June 1976 ?
- Seychelles - National Day.
- Brazil - Chemist's Day.
- Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
- Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
- Witte Wartena: Dutch artist.
- Adam Grimes: American actor, best known for his portrayal of Kyle Julian on the American soap opera General Hospital: Night Shift.
- Felix Heredia: Dominican-American baseball player: pitcher, Marlins.
- Blake Shelton: American country singer.
- Alana de la Garza: American actress.
- St. Louis Cardinals Lou Brock and Hector Cruz hit inside-the-park HRs
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wings - Silly Love Songs
- Silver Convention - Get Up And Boogie (That's Right)
- Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
- Diana Ross - Love Hangover
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Sara Smile
- Henry Gross - Shannon
- Captain and Tennille - Shop Around
- More, More, More (Part 1) - Andrea True Connection
- Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
- The Brothers Johnson - I'll Be Good To You
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