Saturday January 25, 1975
US date format: 1/25/1975, UK date format: 25/1/1975
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 25, 1975). 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 Mia Kirshner and Eric Lindmann.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Please Mr. Postman by Carpenters.
In UK Streets Of London by Ralph McTell was in the top 5 hits.
Report to the Commissioner, directed by Milton Katselas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Memory Book by Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Big Showdown.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or Pursuit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 25, 1975?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 25, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carpenters - Please Mr. Postman
- Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
- Barry Manilow - Mandy
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
- Linda Ronstadt - You're No Good
- Paul Anka - One Man Woman/One Woman Man
- Donny and Marie Osmond - Morning Side Of The Mountain
- Gloria Gaynor - Never Can Say Goodbye
- AWB - Pick Up The Pieces
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Bobby Bland - I Wouldn't Treat A Dog (The Way You Treated Me)
- Love Unlimited - I Belong To You
- Barbara Mason - From His Woman To You
- The Temptations - Happy People
- The Manhattans - Don't Take Your Love
- Eddie Kendricks - One Tear
- Lamont Dozier - Let Me Start Tonite
- Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 25If January 25, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 8 months, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 30 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?