Friday 21 June 1974
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Maggie Siff and Natasha Desborough.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Billy, Don't Be A Hero by Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods.
In UK The Streak by Ray Stevens was in the top 5 hits.
Where the Red Fern Grows, directed by Norman Tokar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Van Oekel's Discohoek.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Qwak! or Qwak!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 June 1974 ?
- Maggie Siff: TV Actress.
- Natasha Desborough: English radio host producer and author.
- Neely Jenkins: American singer and bass player (Park Ave.
- Rob Kelly: Safety (New Orleans Saints).
- Craig Lowndes: Australian race car driver.
- Francine Irving Neff begins term as 35th Treasurer of the US.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods - Billy, Don't Be A Hero
- The Stylistics - You Make Me Feel Brand New
- Gordon Lightfoot - Sundown
- Ray Stevens - The Streak
- William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You Got
- Paul McCartney - Band On The Run
- Olivia Newton-John - If You Love Me (Let Me Know)
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- Kool & The Gang - Hollywood Swinging
- Marvin Hamlisch - The Entertainer
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