Friday August 23, 1974
US date format: 8/23/1974, UK date format: 23/8/1974
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on August 23, 1974). 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 Ray Park and Toni Brunner.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Amazing Grace, directed by Stan Lathan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Silver Bears by Paul E. Erdman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Land of the Lost.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tank or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 23, 1974?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 23, 1974?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 23If August 23, 1974 is your birthday you're 46 years, 3 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 21 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 23, 1974?
On August 23, 1974 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is August 23, 1974?
On August 23, 1974 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on August 23, 1974?
On August 23, 1974 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 23, 1974?
On August 23, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 23, 1974?
On August 23, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 23, 1974?
On August 23, 1974 several famous people were born including, Ray Park, Toni Brunner, Shifty Shellshock.
Which famous people died on August 23, 1974?
Famous people died on August 23, 1974 include, Roberto Assagioli.
What was the number one song in August 23, 1974?
The number one song in the week of August 23, 1974 was (You're) Having My Baby by Paul Anka in US and When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees in UK.
What were the top hits on August 23, 1974?
The top hits on August 23, 1974 were (You're) Having My Baby by Paul Anka, The Night Chicago Died by Paper Lace, Tell Me Something Good by Rufus in US and When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees, Rock Your Baby by George McCrae, You Make Me Feel Brand New by The Stylistics in UK.