Sunday June 24, 1973
US date format: 6/24/1973, UK date format: 24/6/1973
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 24, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alexander Beyer and Michael Cheever.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney.
In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits.
The Friends of Eddie Coyle, directed by Peter Yates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Love Thy Neighbor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Gotcha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 24, 1973?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
- Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
- Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
- Quarter days in England
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- Marlene Raymond (age 15), limboes under a flaming bar at 6.125 inches.
- Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev addresses the American people on television, the first to do so.
- Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE)
- Erskine Hamilton Childers is elected the 4th President of Ireland.
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- Mary Carr: Actress (Forbidden Trail, 2nd Wife),...
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 24, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- Billy Preston - Will It Go Round In Circles
- George Harrison - Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Paul Simon - Kodachrome
- Elton John - Daniel
- The Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin'
- Dr. John - Right Place Wrong Time
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- The O'Jays - Time To Get Down
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s - Doing It To Death
- Bloodstone - Natural High
- The Dramatics - Hey You! Get Off My Mountain
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- The Stylistics - You'll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)
- The Intruders - I'll Always Love My Mama (Part I)
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 24, 1973?
On June 24, 1973 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is June 24, 1973?
On June 24, 1973 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 24, 1973?
On June 24, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 24, 1973?
On June 24, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 24, 1973?
On June 24, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 24, 1973?
On June 24, 1973 several famous people were born including, Alexander Beyer, Michael Cheever, Alexis Gauthier.
Which famous people died on June 24, 1973?
Famous people died on June 24, 1973 include, Mary Carr.
What was the number one song in June 24, 1973?
The number one song in the week of June 24, 1973 was My Love by Paul McCartney in US and Can The Can by Suzi Quatro in UK.
What were the top hits on June 24, 1973?
The top hits on June 24, 1973 were My Love by Paul McCartney, Playground In My Mind by Clint Holmes, I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby by Barry White in US and Can The Can by Suzi Quatro, Rubber Bullets by 10cc, See My Baby Jive by Wizzard in UK.