Tuesday 22 July 1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Silvia Cattaneo and Aile Asszonyi.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Hustle by Van McCoy.
In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits.
Anita: Swedish Nymphet, directed by Torgny Wickman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Boat by Lothar-Guenther Buchheim was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kommissariat IX.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 800 or Anti-Aircraft.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 July 1975 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Silvia Cattaneo: Italian homicide victim, shot to death by her boyfriend, Carlo Bruni on 8/01/2001, 4:00 PM, at the luxurious Palace hotel in Milan.
- Aile Asszonyi: Estonian soprano.
- Sam Jacobson: American basketball player.
- House of Reps votes to restore citizenship to General Robert E Lee
- US House of Representatives votes to restore citizenship to General Robert E Lee.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Van McCoy - The Hustle
- 10cc - I'm Not In Love
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Wings - Listen To What The Man Said
- Frankie Valli - Swearin' To God
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- Elton John - Someone Saved My Life Tonight
- Melissa Manchester - Midnight Blue
- Gwen McCrae - Rockin' Chair
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