Friday 22 August 1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charles C Smith and Mbali Gasa.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Fallin' In Love by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds.
In UK I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics was in the top 5 hits.
The Land That Time Forgot, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Looking for Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I Didn't Know You Cared.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or Anti-Aircraft.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1975 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Charles C Smith: NBA guard (Miami Heat).
- Mbali Gasa: Miss South Africa Universe (1997).
- Robert Enes: Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics - 1996).
- Davor Krznaric: Croatian footballer.
- Emmanuel Bonnissant: French missing person, last seen stepping out of a train in the railroad station of Rennes, France, on 16 February 1996.
- Assassination attempt on President Gerald Ford
- McNichols Sports Arena in Denver opens
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds - Fallin' In Love
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- War - Why Can't We Be Friends?
- James Taylor - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- Elton John - Someone Saved My Life Tonight
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
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