Thursday 18 November 1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Goran Kostic and Kylie Hanigan.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Theme From Shaft by Isaac Hayes.
In UK Coz I Luv You by Slade was in the top 5 hits.
Man in the Wilderness, directed by Richard C. Sarafian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Our Gang by Philip Roth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cadet Rousselle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Oregon Trail or Galaxy Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 November 1971
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Which were the important events of 18 November 1971 ?
- Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
- Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
- Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
- Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
- Oman - National Holiday
- Goran Kostic
- Kylie Hanigan: Australian 200m / 400m runner (1996 Olympics).
- Therese Coffey: English chemist and politician.
- Terrance Hayes: American poet and academic.
- Junior Parker: Rocker, dies during a brain operation at 44.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1971 ?
Top #9 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Chi-lites - Have You Seen Her
- Isaac Hayes - Theme From Shaft
- Marvin Gaye - Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
- Aretha Franklin - Rock Steady
- The Staple Singers - Respect Yourself
- Donnie Elbert - Where Did Our Love Go
- Michael Jackson - Got To Be There
- Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
- The Temptations - Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are)
- Dennis Coffey & The Detroit Guitar Band - Scorpio
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?