Wednesday May 22, 1974US date format: 5/22/1974, UK date format: 22/5/1974
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 22, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sean Gunn and AJ Langer.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Streak by Ray Stevens.
In UK Sugar Baby Love by The Rubettes was in the top 5 hits.
Bootleggers, directed by Charles B. Pierce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while I Heard The Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My Old Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Elimination.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 May 1974
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Which were the important events of 22 May 1974 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Sean Gunn: American actor and screenwriter.
- AJ Langer
- A J Langer: American actress.
- John Bale: American baseball player.
- Fairuza Balk: Actress.
- Graham Fenton: English footballer and manager.
- A Langer: American actress.
- Monika Chiang: American fashion designer.
- Greg Jones: linebacker (Washington Redskins).
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- Soccer team Veendam forms.
- Ruffian begins her racing career as a filly and dies 14 months later.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ray Stevens - The Streak
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- Marvin Hamlisch - The Entertainer
- Three Dog Night - The Show Must Go On
- Paul McCartney - Band On The Run
- The Stylistics - You Make Me Feel Brand New
- Maria Muldaur - Midnight At The Oasis
- Grand Funk - The Loco-Motion
- Chicago - (I've Been) Searchin' So Long
- Joni Mitchell - Help Me
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aretha Franklin - I'm In Love
- William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You Got
- The O'Jays - For The Love Of Money
- Stevie Wonder - Don't You Worry 'bout A Thing
- Kool & The Gang - Hollywood Swinging
- Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine
- James Brown - The Payback
- Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - Satisfaction Guaranteed (Or Take Your Love Back)
- Graham Central Station - Can You Handle It?
- Bill Withers - The Same Love That Made Me Laugh
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