Wednesday July 25, 1973

US date format: 7/25/1973, UK date format: 25/7/1973

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 25, 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 Dani Filth and Novella Schiesaro. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Bad, Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce. In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits. American Graffiti, directed by George Lucas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while Laughing All The Way by Barbara Howar was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Bastian. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Lunar Lander.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Thea
  • Roman festivals - Furinalia
  • Cuba - Eve of Revolution Day
  • Mexico - Anniversary of the Foundation of Santiago de QuerTtaro
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Events

  • USSR launches Mars 5
  • The Soviet ''Mars 5'' space probe is launched.
  • The Summer Jam at Watkins Glen, a massive rock festival featuring The Grateful Dead, The Allman Brothers Band and The Band, attracts over 600,000 music fans.
  • ''Skylab 3'' (Owen Garriott, Jack Lousma, Alan Bean) is launched, to conduct various medical and scientific experiments aboard ''Skylab''.

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Movies

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American Graffiti

American Graffiti

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat, Charles Martin Smith

Country: United States of America

Touki Bouki

Touki Bouki

Directed by: Djibril Diop Mambéty

Starring: Magaye Niang, Mareme Niang, Aminata Fall, Ousseynou Diop

Teenage Tramp

Teenage Tramp

Directed by: Anton Holden

Starring: Robin Lane, Alisha Fontaine, Anthony Massena, Don Jarrell

A Name for Evil

A Name for Evil

Directed by: Bernard Girard

Starring: Robert Culp, Samantha Eggar, Sheila Sullivan, Mike Lane

Abhimaan

Abhimaan

Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Asrani, Bindu

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TV Series

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Der Bastian

Der Bastian

Love Thy Neighbor

Love Thy Neighbor

Directed by: Jordi Bachs

Praise the Lord

Praise the Lord

Directed by: Cyrus Tarlue

Bowler

Bowler

Frank and Francesca

Frank and Francesca

Days to next July 25

If July 25, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 2 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 24 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Laughing All The Way by Barbara Howar

Laughing All The Way

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Barbara Howar was temporarily head of Washington D.C. socialites in the 1960s until President Johnson was cautioned to tame down the parties.

Facing The Lions by Tom Wicker

Facing The Lions

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Rich Morgan, Washington bureau chief for a major national newspaper, flies south for Senator Hunt Anderson's funeral. In trying to draw together the strands of trust, love, and betrayal that had

Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach

Jonathan Livingston Seagull

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The new complete edition of a timeless classic that includes the never-before-published Part Four and Last Words by Richard Bach.This is the story for people who follow their hearts and make their own rules…people who get special pleasure out of …

The Hollow Hills by Mary Stewart

The Hollow Hills

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Keeping watch over the young Arthur Pendragon, the prince and prophet Merlin Ambrosius is haunted by dreams of the magical sword Caliburn, which has been hidden for centuries.

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution by Dr. Robert Atkins

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution

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The doctor America trusts now shows you how to live longer and feel better! World-renowned medical expert Dr. Robert C. Atkins has shown millions how to lose weight and keep it

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

TREK73

TREK73

Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation

Lemonade Stand

Lemonade Stand

Genre: Business

Gotcha

Gotcha

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Lunar Lander

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 25, 1973?

On July 25, 1973 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is July 25, 1973?

On July 25, 1973 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 25, 1973?

On July 25, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 25, 1973?

On July 25, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 25, 1973?

On July 25, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 25, 1973?

On July 25, 1973 several famous people were born including, Dani Filth, Novella Schiesaro, Hu Jia.

What was the number one song in July 25, 1973?

The number one song in the week of July 25, 1973 was Bad, Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce in US and Welcome Home by Peters & Lee in UK.

What were the top hits on July 25, 1973?

The top hits on July 25, 1973 were Bad, Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce, Yesterday Once More by Carpenters, Shambala by Three Dog Night in US and Welcome Home by Peters & Lee, Skweeze Me, Pleeze Me by Slade, I'm The Leader Of The Gang (I Am) by Gary Glitter in UK.


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