Thursday 22 April 1976
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Milena Mayorga and Micha? Zew?akow.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Disco Lady by Johnnie Taylor.
In UK Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits.
Stay Hungry, directed by Bob Rafelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Ghosts of Motley Hall.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Amazing Maze Game or Colossal Cave Adventure.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1976 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Milena Mayorga: Miss Universe - El Salvador (1996).
- Micha? Zew?akow: Polish footballer.
- Dan Cloutier: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Paul Henderson: Australian footballer.
- Michał Żewłakow: Polish footballer.
- Frutuoso de Lima Viana: Composer, dies at 79.
- Barbara Walters becomes 1st female nightly network news anchor
- Director Ingmar Bergman leaves Sweden due to taxation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
- Maxine Nightingale - Right Back Where We Started From
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Dr. Hook - Only Sixteen
- John Sebastian - Welcome Back
- Peter Frampton - Show Me The Way
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- Elvin Bishop - Fooled Around And Fell In Love
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