Friday February 21, 1975
US date format: 2/21/1975, UK date format: 21/2/1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 21, 1975). 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 Wish Bone and Scott Miller in Sydney.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Pick Up The Pieces by AWB.
In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits.
Deep Red, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Memory Book by Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Big Showdown.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crash 'N Score or dnd.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 21, 1975?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
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- John Mitchell, former Chief of Staff Harry R Haldeman, and John D Ehrlichman sentenced to 2.5-8 years.
- Watergate scandal: Former United States Attorney General John N. Mitchell and former White House aides H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman are sentenced to prison.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 21, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Labelle - Lady Marmalade
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Shirley And Company - Shame, Shame, Shame
- The Miracles - Don't Cha Love It
- Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces
- B.T. Express - Express
- The Chi-lites - Toby/that's How Long
- Kool & The Gang - Rhyme Tyme People
- George McCrae - I Get Lifted
- Love Unlimited - I Belong To You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 21If February 21, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 7 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 26 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?