Thursday 20 February 1975
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Brendan Witt and Ismael Kirui in Marakwet.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Pick Up The Pieces by AWB.
In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits.
Boss Nigger, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Dogs Of War by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barney Miller.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gun Fight or Indy 800.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1975 ?
- Brendan Witt: Humboldt -- NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals).
- Ismael Kirui in Marakwet: Kenya; 5km runner.
- Livan Hernandez: Cuban-American baseball player: pitcher, Marlins.
- Brian Littrell: Pop Singer.
- Liván Hernández: Cuban baseball player.
- Niclas Wallin: Swedish ice hockey player
- Margaret Thatcher elected leader of British Conservative Party.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- AWB - Pick Up The Pieces
- Eagles - Best Of My Love
- Grand Funk - Some Kind Of Wonderful
- The Doobie Brothers - Black Water
- Olivia Newton-John - Have You Never Been Mellow
- America - Lonely People
- Frankie Valli - My Eyes Adored You
- Linda Ronstadt - You're No Good
- John Lennon - #9 Dream
- Carole King - Nightingale
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