Thursday 25 February 1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sean Astin and Christien Anholt.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Bad Apple by The Osmonds.
In UK My Sweet Lord by George Harrison was in the top 5 hits.
Get Carter, directed by Mike Hodges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rock Masters: Neil Young in Concert.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Computer Space or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 February 1971 ?
- Blessed Romeo
- Kuwait's national day.
- People Power Day, special holiday in the Philippines.
- Saint Klaudian
- Saint Walburgis
- Saint Adeltrude
- Saint Cesar
- Sean Astin: American actor and child of noted parents, actor Patty Duke.
- Christien Anholt
- Kaskade : DJ.
- Daniel Powter: Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist.
- Princess Superstar
- Byron Dafoe in Sussex: England; NHL goalie (Los Angeles Kings).
- Helen Dobson in Skegness: England; golfer (1993 State Farm Rail Classic).
- Nova Peris in Darwin: Australia; field hockey left halfback (Olympics-1996).
- Sophie Prefaut: French autistic child.
- Dave Harris: American radio host and songwriter.
- Sean O'Haire: American wrestler mixed martial artist and kick-boxer (d. 2014).
- David Fox: United States -- 50m freestyle (1996 Olympics - 6th Place).
- Jennifer LaVoie: Nashua, New Hampshire -- Playmate (Aug, 1993).
- Sean Astin in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Goonies, Like Father Like Son, Toy Soldiers).
- Andrew Hermann: American 50km walker (Olympics-1996).
- Oh! Calcutta! opens at Belasco Theater in New York City for 1,316 performances.
- The first unit of the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station, the first commercial nuclear power station in Canada, goes online.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Osmonds - One Bad Apple
- Jackson 5 - Mama's Pearl
- Dawn - Knock Three Times
- Lynn Anderson - Rose Garden
- Gordon Lightfoot - If You Could Read My Mind
- Dave Edmunds - I Hear You Knocking
- Wadsworth Mansion - Sweet Mary
- Jerry Reed - Amos Moses
- Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Mr. Bojangles
- Janis Joplin - Me And Bobby McGee
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1971?
- Time: Hibernation of the radical movement in the U.S.
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8217
- Life: Rita Hayworth Ruby Keeler Paulette Goddard Myrna Loy Joan
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