Saturday October 18, 1975
US date format: 10/18/1975, UK date format: 18/10/1975
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 18, 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 Nic Pizzolatto and Baby Bash.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Bad Blood by Neil Sedaka.
In UK Hold Me Close by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
The Teasers, directed by Michele Massimo Tarantini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saturday Night Live.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Steeplechase or Destruction Derby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 18, 1975?
- Also see October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Piment (Chili Pepper) Day, twenty-seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- R.C. Church, Anglican communion, et alii - Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist
- USA : Alaska: Alaska Day
- Simon and Garfunkel reunite on SNL, sing My Little Town
- Al Lettieri: Actor (Beautiful but Deadly, Don is...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 18, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Faith, Hope And Charity - To Each His Own
- Sly Stone - I Get High On You
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Money
- B.T. Express - Give It What You Got/Peace Pipe
- Natalie Cole - This Will Be
- War - Low Rider
- Ohio Players - Sweet Sticky Thing
- Smokey Robinson - The Agony And The Ecstasy
- The Impressions - Same Thing It Took
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?