Monday 22 November 1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Taryn Mansell and Ville Valo.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart.
In UK If You Leave Me Now by Chicago was in the top 5 hits.
Rocky, directed by John G. Avildsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Outsiders.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Breakout or Night Driver.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 November 1976 ?
- R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
- Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
- Family Day begins in 2005
- Astrology: usually the first day of sun sign Sagittarius
- Taryn Mansell: Aruba -- Miss Universe - 2nd place (1996).
- Ville Valo: Finnish singer (HIM).
- Adrian Bakalli: Belgian footballer.
- Torsten Frings: German footballer and coach.
- Regina Halmich: German boxer and businesswoman.
- Rupert Davies: Actor (Zeppelin, Oblong Box), dies at 59.
- Algeria Constitution goes into effect
- Comic strip Cathy, by Cathy Guisewhite, debuts
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Gordon Lightfoot - The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald
- Bee Gees - Love So Right
- Captain and Tennille - Muskrat Love
- Spinners - The Rubberband Man
- Rick Dees - Disco Duck (Part 1)
- Commodores - Just To Be Close To You
- KISS - Beth
- Boston - More Than A Feeling
- Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin, Jr. - Nadia's Theme (The Young And The Restless)
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Sport Games on 22 November 1976
- Baltimore Colts - Miami Dolphins : 17 - 16
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