Friday February 20, 1976
US date format: 2/20/1976, UK date format: 20/2/1976
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 20, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Rohan Gavaskar and Gail Kim.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon.
In UK December '63 by The Four Seasons was in the top 5 hits.
In the Realm of the Senses, directed by Nagisa Ôshima, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Shogun by James Clavell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Freiwillige Feuerwehr.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Outlaw or Bigfoot Bonkers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 20, 1976?
- Muhammad Ali knocks out Jan Pierre Coopman in five rounds for heavyweight boxing title.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 20, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
- Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T.
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby
- The Miracles - Love Machine (Part 1)
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Eric Carmen - All By Myself
- Neil Sedaka - Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
- Eagles - Take It To The Limit
- Electric Light Orchestra - Evil Woman
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Sweet Thing
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Tyrone Davis - Turning Point
- Barry White - Let The Music Play
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Joe Simon - I Need You, You Need Me
- Natalie Cole - Inseparable
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
- The Spinners - Love Or Leave
- The Dramatics - You're Fooling You
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 20, 1976?
On February 20, 1976 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is February 20, 1976?
On February 20, 1976 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 20, 1976?
On February 20, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 20, 1976?
On February 20, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 20, 1976?
On February 20, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 20, 1976?
On February 20, 1976 several famous people were born including, Rohan Gavaskar, Gail Kim, Ed Graham.
Which famous people died on February 20, 1976?
Famous people died on February 20, 1976 include, Kathryn Kuhlman, Rene Cassin.
What was the number one song in February 20, 1976?
The number one song in the week of February 20, 1976 was 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon in US and December '63 by The Four Seasons in UK.
What were the top hits on February 20, 1976?
The top hits on February 20, 1976 were 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon, Theme From S.W.A.T. by Rhythm Heritage, You Sexy Thing by Hot Chocolate in US and December '63 by The Four Seasons, Forever And Ever by Slik, Mamma Mia by Abba in UK.