Friday September 19, 1975

US date format: 9/19/1975, UK date format: 19/9/1975

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 19, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Caroline Fourest and Jason Sudeikis. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Fame by David Bowie. In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits. Flic Story, directed by Jacques Deray, 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 In Good Company. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crash 'N Score or Gun Fight.
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Movies

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Flic Story

Directed by: Jacques Deray

Starring: Alain Delon, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Renato Salvatori, Claudine Auger

Royal Flash

Directed by: Richard Lester

Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Alan Bates, Florinda Bolkan, Oliver Reed

The Ultimate Warrior

Directed by: Robert Clouse

Starring: Yul Brynner, Max von Sydow, Joanna Miles, William Smith

Africa Express

Directed by: Michele Lupo

Starring: Giuliano Gemma, Ursula Andress, Jack Palance, Giuseppe Maffioli

Three Days of the Condor

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson, Max von Sydow

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 19, 1975?


    Holidays

  • Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
  • Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
  • International Talk Like a Pirate Day
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
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    Events

  • Indonesia sends troops to Portuguese East Timor

TV Series

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

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

The New Tom & Jerry Show

Directed by: Charles A. Nichols

Floris von Rosemund

Twiggy

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

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.

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

The Eagle Has Landed

By: Jack Higgins

As the Allied forces slowly begin turning the tide of war, Hitler vehemently orders the impossible—kidnap Winston Churchill, or kill him.

Humboldt'S Gift

By: Saul Bellow

“I think it A Work of genius, I think it The Work of a Genius, I think it brilliant, splendid, etc.

Without Feathers

By: Woody Allen

Here they are--some of the funniest tales and ruminations ever put into print, by one of the great comic minds of our time.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crash 'N Score

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Steeplechase

Platform: Arcade

Genre: sports simulation

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Exidy

Panther

Platform: PLATO System

Genre: Vehicle simulation game

Gun Fight

Platform: Arcade, Bally Astrocade, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Commodore 128

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Taito; EU Taito; NA Midway


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