Wednesday June 20, 1973
US date format: 6/20/1973, UK date format: 20/6/1973
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 20, 1973). 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 Chino Moreno and Tom Wlaschiha.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney.
In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits.
The Friends of Eddie Coyle, directed by Peter Yates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Love Thy Neighbor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gotcha or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 20, 1973?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
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- San Francisco Giants Bobby Bonds sets NL record with 22 lead off HRs
- Ezeiza massacre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Snipers fire upon left-wing Peronists. At least 13 are killed and more than 300 are injured.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 20, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- Billy Preston - Will It Go Round In Circles
- George Harrison - Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Paul Simon - Kodachrome
- Elton John - Daniel
- The Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin'
- Dr. John - Right Place Wrong Time
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- The O'Jays - Time To Get Down
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s - Doing It To Death
- Bloodstone - Natural High
- The Dramatics - Hey You! Get Off My Mountain
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- The Stylistics - You'll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)
- The Intruders - I'll Always Love My Mama (Part I)
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 20, 1973?
On June 20, 1973 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is June 20, 1973?
On June 20, 1973 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on June 20, 1973?
On June 20, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 20, 1973?
On June 20, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 20, 1973?
On June 20, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 20, 1973?
On June 20, 1973 several famous people were born including, Chino Moreno, Tom Wlaschiha, Maria Filippov.
What was the number one song in June 20, 1973?
The number one song in the week of June 20, 1973 was My Love by Paul McCartney in US and Can The Can by Suzi Quatro in UK.
What were the top hits on June 20, 1973?
The top hits on June 20, 1973 were My Love by Paul McCartney, Playground In My Mind by Clint Holmes, I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby by Barry White in US and Can The Can by Suzi Quatro, Rubber Bullets by 10cc, See My Baby Jive by Wizzard in UK.