Tuesday 22 April 1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Carlos Sastre and Brian Manning.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song by B.J. Thomas.
In UK Bye Bye Baby by Bay City Rollers was in the top 5 hits.
Death Race 2000, directed by Paul Bartel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Survivors.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or Steeplechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Carlos Sastre: Spanish cyclist.
- Brian Manning: wide receiver (Miami Dolphins).
- Stijn Haeldermans: Belgian soccer player (MVV).
- Brian Wecht: YouTube Star.
- Greg Moore: Canadian race car driver (d. 1999).
- Anders Nyström: Swedish guitarist and songwriter (Katatonia Bewitched Bloodbath and Diabolical Masquerade).
- Mary Philips: Actress (Farewell to Arms), dies at 75.
- Penguins 2-Isles 4 - Quarterfinals - Penguins hold 3-2 lead
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- B.J. Thomas - (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song
- Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom
- Tony Orlando and Dawn - He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)
- Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You
- Ben E. King - Supernatural Thing - Part I
- Sammy Johns - Chevy Van
- Freddy Fender - Before The Next Teardrop Falls
- Hot Chocolate - Emma
- Barry White - What Am I Gonna Do With You
- The Blackbyrds - Walking In Rhythm
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