Tuesday May 22, 1973
US date format: 5/22/1973, UK date format: 22/5/1973
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 22, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yannick Bru and Pascal Touron.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Frankenstein by Edgar Winter.
In UK See My Baby Jive by Wizzard was in the top 5 hits.
Jeremy, directed by Arthur Barron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Implosion Conspiracy by Louis Nizer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Praise the Lord.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gotcha or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 22, 1973?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
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- Emmy News and Documentaries Award presentation
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 22, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Wizzard - See My Baby Jive
- Dawn featuring Tony Orlando - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree
- The Sweet - Hell Raiser
- Gary Glitter - Hello Hello I'm Back Again
- Perry Como - And I Love You So
Top #10 R&B songs
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- The Independents - Leaving Me
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- The New Birth - I Can Understand It
- Tyrone Davis - Without You In My Life
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- Sylvia (r&b) - Pillow Talk
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
- Bloodstone - Natural High
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?