Sunday January 20, 1974
US date format: 1/20/1974, UK date format: 20/1/1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 20, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
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 Portrait Of A Marriage by Nigel Nicolson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kli-Kla-Klawitter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Qwak! or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 20, 1974?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
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- 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.
- Edmund Blunden: English author poet and critic (d....
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 20, 1974?
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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 #5 songs in the UK
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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 20If January 20, 1974 is your birthday you're 46 years, 8 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 22 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 20, 1974?
On January 20, 1974 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 20, 1974?
On January 20, 1974 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 20, 1974?
On January 20, 1974 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 20, 1974?
On January 20, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 20, 1974?
On January 20, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 20, 1974?
On January 20, 1974 several famous people were born including, Florian Maurice, Patrice Estanguet, Thomas Beatie.
Which famous people died on January 20, 1974?
Famous people died on January 20, 1974 include, Edmund Blunden.
What was the number one song in January 20, 1974?
The number one song in the week of January 20, 1974 was Show And Tell by Al Wilson in US and You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers in UK.
What were the top hits on January 20, 1974?
The top hits on January 20, 1974 were Show And Tell by Al Wilson, The Joker by Steve Miller Band, Smokin' In The Boy's Room by Brownsville Station in US and You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers, Merry Xmas Everybody by Slade, The Show Must Go On by Leo Sayer in UK.