Tuesday 23 September 1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jaime Bergman and Laurent Battles.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by John Denver.
In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Black Moon, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Doctor Who.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing pedit5 or Steeplechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 23 September 1975 ?
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
- French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
- Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
- Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
- Also see September 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In ancient Latvia, the second day of Mikeli
- Astrology: Usually the first day of sun sign Libra in the tropical zodiac.
- Traditional New Year's Day in Constantinople and Eastern Orthodox churches ? because of the birthday of August, not because of the equinox.
- Jaime Bergman: American model and actress.
- Laurent Battles
- Chris Miller
- Chris Hawkins: English journalist and producer.
- Vitaliy Yeremeyev: Hockey goalie (Team Kazkhstan 1998).
- Eric Miller: Irish rugby player footballer and coach.
- Layzie Bone: American rapper (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony).
- Kim Dong-moon: South Korean badminton player.
- Ian Hunter: Actor / writer (Rockets Galore, Ziegfield Girl), dies at 75.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - I'm Sorry
- David Bowie - Fame
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power (Part 1)
- David Geddes - Run Joey Run
- Barry Manilow - Could It Be Magic
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- Freddy Fender - Wasted Days And Wasted Nights
- Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
- Bad Company - Feel Like Makin' Love
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?