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Wednesday 21 March 1973

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Larry Bowie and Chiou Hai. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Love Train by The O'Jays. In UK Cum On Feel The Noize by Slade was in the top 5 hits. Devil in Miss Jones, directed by Gerard Damiano, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Lizzie Dripping. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lunar Lander or TREK73.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Lizzie Dripping

Starring: Tina Heath, Barbara Mitchell, Geoffrey Matthews, Sonia Dresdel

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Upper Crusts

Starring: Margaret Leighton, Charles Gray, Lalla Ward, Martin Neil

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

HBO Boxing

Starring: Jim Lampley, Larry Merchant, Michael Buffer, Harold Lederman

Country: United States

A Little Princess

Starring: Deborah Makepeace, Lesley Dunlop, Ruth Dunning, Alison Glennie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Whoops Baghdad!

Starring: Frankie Howerd, Derek Francis, Hilary Pritchard, Anna Brett

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Devil in Miss Jones

Directed by: Gerard Damiano

Starring: Harry Reems, Georgina Spelvin, John Clemens

Country: United States

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Sisters

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Margot Kidder, Jennifer Salt, Charles Durning

Country: United States

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The Crazies

Directed by: George A. Romero

Starring: Lane Carroll, Will MacMillan, Harold Wayne Jones

Country: United States

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The Long Goodbye

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Elliott Gould, Baroness van Pallandt Nina, Sterling Hayden

Country: United States

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Fists of Fury

Directed by: Wei Lo

Starring: Bruce Lee, Maria Yi, James Tien

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 March 1973 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
  • World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
  • St. Nicholas of Flue
  • Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
  • China: Chunfen.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Larry Bowie: running back (Washington Redskins).
  • Chiou Hai: Ta; Miss Taiwan (Republic Of China)-Universe (1997).
  • Hervé Loiseau: French soldier who attended Afghan training camps, and was found dead of hunger and cold in the aftermath of the Battle of Tora Bora in December 2001, the first confirmation that Frenchmen had joined the ranks of Osama bin Laden in the wake of the 11 September 2001 attacks.
  • Vanessa Branch: English-American model and actress.
  • Ananda Lewis: American model and television personality.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Frank Mahovlich becomes 5th NHL player to score 500 goals.
  • The Lofthouse Colliery disaster occurs in Great Britain.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1973?

  • Time: Cancer researcher Robert Good
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8323
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Europe -- Mar. 12, 1973

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Odessa File

By: Frederick Forsyth

The suicide of an elderly German Jew explodes into revelation after revelation: of a Mafia-like organization called Odessa ...of a real-life fugitive known as the "Butcher of Riga"..of a young German journalist tumed obsessed avenger.......and,

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Breakfast of Champions

By: Kurt Vonnegut

In Breakfast of Champions, one of Kurt Vonnegut’s most beloved characters, the aging writer Kilgore Trout, finds to his horror that a Midwest car dealer is taking his fiction as truth.

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Jonathan Livingston Seagull

By: Richard Bach

The new complete edition of a timeless classic that includes the never-before-published Part Four and Last Words by Richard Bach.This is the story for people who follow their hearts and make their own rules…people who get special pleasure out of ...

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Once Is Not Enough

By: Jacqueline Susann

Once upon a time, the entertainment industry was a world that never slept. Magazine editors, models, pop stars, and all the rest visited "vitamin doctors" to get the shots that would allow them to stay up all night and then ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

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Gotcha

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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TREK73

TREK73

Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

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Gotcha

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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