Tuesday January 21, 1975
US date format: 1/21/1975, UK date format: 21/1/1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 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 Thomas Castaignède and Yuji Ide.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Please Mr. Postman by Carpenters.
In UK Streets Of London by Ralph McTell was in the top 5 hits.
Report to the Commissioner, directed by Milton Katselas, 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 Hi-way or Panther.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 21, 1975?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- 28th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 7-1 at MontrTal.
- Marie Lohr: Actress (Pygmalion, Small Hotel,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 21, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carpenters - Please Mr. Postman
- Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
- Barry Manilow - Mandy
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
- Linda Ronstadt - You're No Good
- Paul Anka - One Man Woman/One Woman Man
- Donny and Marie Osmond - Morning Side Of The Mountain
- Gloria Gaynor - Never Can Say Goodbye
- AWB - Pick Up The Pieces
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Bobby Bland - I Wouldn't Treat A Dog (The Way You Treated Me)
- Love Unlimited - I Belong To You
- Barbara Mason - From His Woman To You
- The Temptations - Happy People
- The Manhattans - Don't Take Your Love
- Eddie Kendricks - One Tear
- Lamont Dozier - Let Me Start Tonite
- Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?