Friday August 22, 1975
US date format: 8/22/1975, UK date format: 22/8/1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 22, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Rodrigo Santoro and Charles Smith.
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.
Hard Times, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Ascent Of Man by J. Bronowski was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The New Tom & Jerry Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destruction Derby or Hi-way.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 22, 1975?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 22, 1975?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- KC And The Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- New Birth - Dream Merchant
- Graham Central Station - Your Love
- Sharon Paige and Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - Hope That We Can Be Together Soon
- Earth, Wind & Fire - That's The Way Of The World
- Jackson 5 - Forever Came Today
- Al Green - Oh Me, Oh My (Dreams In My Arms)
- Crown Heights Affair - Dreaming A Dream
- The Temptations - Glasshouse
- Jackie Moore - Make Me Feel Like A Woman
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 22, 1975?
On August 22, 1975 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is August 22, 1975?
On August 22, 1975 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 22, 1975?
On August 22, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 22, 1975?
On August 22, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 22, 1975?
On August 22, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 22, 1975?
On August 22, 1975 several famous people were born including, Rodrigo Santoro, Charles Smith, Franco Squillari.
What was the number one song in August 22, 1975?
The number one song in the week of August 22, 1975 was Fallin' In Love by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds in US and I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics in UK.
What were the top hits on August 22, 1975?
The top hits on August 22, 1975 were Fallin' In Love by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds, One Of These Nights by Eagles, Get Down Tonight by K.C and the Sunshine Band in US and I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics, Barbados by Typically Tropical, Give A Little Love by Bay City Rollers in UK.