Saturday July 24, 1976
US date format: 7/24/1976, UK date format: 24/7/1976
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 24, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Tiago Monteiro and Laura Fraser.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Kiss And Say Goodbye by The Manhattans.
In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits.
Violent Naples, directed by Umberto Lenzi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Dolores by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bonjour Paris.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Heavyweight Champ or Fonz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 24, 1976?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 24, 1976?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Manhattans - Kiss And Say Goodbye
- Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
- The Brothers Johnson - I'll Be Good To You
- Starbuck - Moonlight Feels Right
- Gary Wright - Love Is Alive
- Seals and Crofts - Get Closer
- The Beatles - Got To Get You Into My Life
- Elton John - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
- The Beach Boys - Rock And Roll Music
- John Travolta - Let Her In
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Lou Rawls - You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
- Aretha Franklin - Something He Can Feel
- Tavares - Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel (part 1)
- George Benson - This Masquerade
- Johnnie Taylor - Somebody's Gettin' It
- B.T. Express - Can't Stop Groovin' Now, Wanna Do It Some More
- Natalie Cole - Sophisticated Lady (She's A Different Lady)
- James Brown - Get Up Offa That Thing
- David Ruffin - Everything's Coming Up Love
- Ohio Players - Who'd She Coo?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 24If July 24, 1976 is your birthday you're 44 years, 2 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 23 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 July 24, 1976?
On July 24, 1976 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is July 24, 1976?
On July 24, 1976 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on July 24, 1976?
On July 24, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 24, 1976?
On July 24, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 24, 1976?
On July 24, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 24, 1976?
On July 24, 1976 several famous people were born including, Tiago Monteiro, Laura Fraser, Rafer Alston.
What was the number one song in July 24, 1976?
The number one song in the week of July 24, 1976 was Kiss And Say Goodbye by The Manhattans in US and Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee in UK.
What were the top hits on July 24, 1976?
The top hits on July 24, 1976 were Kiss And Say Goodbye by The Manhattans, Afternoon Delight by Starland Vocal Band, I'll Be Good To You by The Brothers Johnson in US and Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee, The Roussos Phenomenon by Demis Roussos, You To Me Are Everything by The Real Thing in UK.