Sunday 20 October 1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jerald Honeycutt and Bashar Rahal.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Nothing From Nothing by Billy Preston.
In UK Everything I Own by Ken Boothe was in the top 5 hits.
Airport 1975, directed by Jack Smight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Weekend.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Qwak! or Gran Trak 10.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 October 1974 ?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Jerald Honeycutt: American basketball player: forward, Bucks.
- Bashar Rahal: Emirati-American actor and producer.
- 1st broadcast of Derrick on ZDF
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Preston - Nothing From Nothing
- Dionne Warwicke - Then Came You
- Stevie Wonder - You Haven't Done Nothin'
- Olivia Newton-John - I Honestly Love You
- Carole King - Jazzman
- Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
- Blue Swede - Never My Love
- Bad Company - Can't Get Enough
- Tony Orlando and Dawn - Steppin' Out (Gonna Boogie Tonight)
- The Osmonds - Love Me For A Reason
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Sport Games on 20 October 1974
- Baltimore Colts - New York Jets : 35 - 20
- Cincinnati Bengals - Oakland Raiders : 27 - 30
- Cleveland Browns - Pittsburgh Steelers : 16 - 20
- Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 20 - 16
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