Sunday 20 January 1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 20, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Florian Maurice and Patrice Estanguet.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Show And Tell by Al Wilson.
In UK You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
Black Belt Jones, directed by Robert Clouse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Nickel Mountain by John Gardner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kli-Kla-Klawitter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Elimination or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 January 1974
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Which were the important events of 20 January 1974 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Florian Maurice: French footballer, who played as a striker, most notably winning the 1998 Coupe de France and Coupe de la Ligue with French team Paris Saint-Germain.
- Patrice Estanguet
- Thomas Beatie: American public speaker, author, and advocate for transgender and sexuality issues with a focus on trans fertility and reproductive rights.
- Duniya Vijay: Actor.
- David Dei: Italian footballer and coach.
- Calvin Harrison in Orlando: Florida, USA; 200m/400m runner.
- Rae Carruth: wide receiver (Carolina Panthers).
- Edmund Blunden: English author poet and critic (d. 1974).
- A college basketball game ends 210-67
- 4th NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 15-13.
- 7th ABA All-Star Game: East 128 beats West 112 at Virginia.
- Essex Community College beats Englewood Cliffs 210-67 in basketball.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Al Wilson - Show And Tell
- Steve Miller Band - The Joker
- Brownsville Station - Smokin' In The Boy's Room
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Jim Croce - Time In A Bottle
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
Top #10 R&B songs
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Al Green - Livin' For You
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- The Temptations - Let Your Hair Down
- James Brown - Stoned To The Bone - Part 1
- The Isley Brothers - What It Comes Down To
- Bobby "Blue" Bland - This Time I'm Gone For Good
- The O'Jays - Put Your Hands Together
- The Dells - I Miss You
- Lamont Dozier - Trying To Hold On To My Woman
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