Friday 19 September 1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marcus Dunstan and Gina Trapani.
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.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show, directed by Jim Sharman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gruntovcani.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crash 'N Score or Hi-way.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 September 1975 ?
- 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)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Marcus Dunstan: American director and screenwriter.
- Gina Trapani: American blogger founded Lifehacker.
- Indonesia sends troops to Portuguese East Timor
- General Vasco Goncalves is ousted as Prime Minister of Portugal.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- David Bowie - Fame
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- John Denver - I'm Sorry
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power (Part 1)
- Barry Manilow - Could It Be Magic
- David Geddes - Run Joey Run
- Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds - Fallin' In Love
- Freddy Fender - Wasted Days And Wasted Nights
- Bad Company - Feel Like Makin' Love
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