Tuesday 20 April 1976
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lenka Nemeckova and Shay Given.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Disco Lady by Johnnie Taylor.
In UK Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits.
Stay Hungry, directed by Bob Rafelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Ghosts of Motley Hall.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Breakout or Colossal Cave Adventure.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 April 1976 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- Lenka Nemeckova: Brno in Czechoslovakia; tennis star (1993 Futures-Maribor-SLO).
- Shay Given: Irish footballer.
- Joey Lawrence: American actor.
- Aldo Bobadilla: Paraguayan football player.
- Chris Mason: Canadian ice hockey goaltender.
- Lenka Němečková: Czech tennis player
- George Harrison sings lumberjack song with Monty Python
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
- Maxine Nightingale - Right Back Where We Started From
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Dr. Hook - Only Sixteen
- John Sebastian - Welcome Back
- Peter Frampton - Show Me The Way
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- Elvin Bishop - Fooled Around And Fell In Love
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