Tuesday November 18, 1975

US date format: 11/18/1975, UK date format: 18/11/1975

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 18, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include David Ortiz and Pastor Troy. In that special week of November people in US were listening to That's The Way (I Like It) by K.C and the Sunshine Band. In UK Space Oddity by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits. Peeper, directed by Peter Hyams, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while Winning Through Intimidation by Robert J. Ringer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching State of Emergency. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or Panther.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Peeper

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Michael Caine, Natalie Wood, Kitty Winn, Michael Constantine

Alice Cooper: Welcome to My Nightmare

Directed by: David Winters

Starring: Alice Cooper, Vincent Price, Dick Wagner, Steve Hunter

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, Michael Berryman, Peter Brocco

Country: United States of America

The Teasers

Directed by: Michele Massimo Tarantini

Starring: Gloria Guida, Giuseppe Pambieri, Gianfranco D'Angelo, Gisella Sofio

Inn of the Damned

Directed by: Terry Bourke

Starring: Judith Anderson, Alex Cord, Michael Craig, Joseph Fürst

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 18, 1975?


    Holidays

  • 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
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    Events

  • Black-Panther leader Eldridge Cleaver returns to US

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

State of Emergency

Directed by: Turner Clay

Wonder Woman

Directed by: Patty Jenkins

Saturday Night Live

Written by: Lorne Michaels

Starring: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond

Country: United States of America

In Good Company

Directed by: Paul Weitz

Fawlty Towers

Starring: John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1975?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

Winning Through Intimidation

By: Robert J. Ringer

If you've ever found yourself coming out on the short end of the stick, you'll appreciate the rewards that can be yours whenyou take the initiative in every area of your

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

By: Judith Rossner

Based on a harrowing true story, the groundbreaking #1 New York Times bestseller, Looking for Mr. Goodbar, is a story of love, power, sex, and death during the sexual revolution of the 1970s.Theresa

The Moneychangers

By: Arthur Hailey

Arthur Hailey’s #1 New York Times–bestselling novel takes readers behind the bronze doors of a major American bank and into the secret world of big money Ben Roselli, president of First Mercantile American

Curtain

By: Agatha Christie

The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters—brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room …

Ragtime

By: E. L. Doctorow

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timePublished in 1975, Ragtime changed our very concept of what a novel could be.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Steeplechase

Platform: Arcade

Genre: sports simulation

Doctor Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Panther

Platform: PLATO System

Genre: Vehicle simulation game

dnd

Platform: PLATO system

Genre: Role-playing video game

pedit5

Platform: PLATO network

Genre: Dungeon Crawl, RPG


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