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Thursday 19 July 1973

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 19, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Laurits Munch-Petersen and Angeline Putt. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Bad, Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce. In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits. Abhimaan, directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while Serpico by Peter Maas was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Bastian. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lunar Lander or Space Race.
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What the sky looked like on 19 July 1973

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Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Asrani, Bindu

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The Last American Hero

Directed by: Lamont Johnson

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Valerie Perrine, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ned Beatty

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The MacKintosh Man

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Paul Newman, Dominique Sanda, James Mason, Harry Andrews

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Gehri Chaal

Directed by: C.V. Sridhar

Starring: Jeetendra, Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan, Bindu

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Badge 373

Directed by: Howard W. Koch

Starring: Robert Duvall, Verna Bloom, Henry Darrow, Eddie Egan

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Der Bastian

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Love Thy Neighbor

Directed by: Jordi Bachs

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Praise the Lord

Directed by: Cyrus Tarlue

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A Pin to See the Peepshow


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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 July 1973 ?

  • According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
  • St. Symmachus
  • St. Machrina
  • St. Arsenius
  • Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
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Famous Deaths:
  • Willie Mays named to National League all star team for 24th time (ties Stan Musial).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 19, 1973 - Geocentric view

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


By: Peter Maas

The 1960s was a time of social and generational upheaval felt with particular intensity in the melting pot of New York City.

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The Implosion Conspiracy

By: Louis Nizer

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

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Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation


Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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Space Race

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Atari

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Space Race

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Atari

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