Sunday November 25, 1973
US date format: 11/25/1973, UK date format: 25/11/1973
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 Erick Strickland and Octavio Dotel.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Photograph by Ringo Starr.
In UK Let Me In by The Osmonds was in the top 5 hits.
Immoral Tales, directed by Walerian Borowczyk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Alistair Cooke'S America by Alistair Cooke was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shaft.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 25, 1973?
- Surinam - Independence Day (from the Netherlands, 1975)
- R.C. Saints - Saint Catherine of Alexandria; Moses?
- Bosnia and Herzegovina: National Day (1943)
- International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
- 3 Palestinians hijack KLM B747 above Iraq, to Dubai
- 61st CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 22-18
- Maximum speed limit cut to 55 mph as an energy conservation measure
- Bloodless military coup ousts Greek President George Papadopoulos.
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- Laurence Harvey: Lithuanian-born actor.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 25, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ringo Starr - Photograph
- Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin' (Part 1)
- Carpenters - Top Of The World
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- DeFranco Family - Heartbeat-It's A Lovebeat
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia
- Chicago - Just You 'N' Me
- Marie Osmond - Paper Roses
- Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
- Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes - The Love I Lost (Part 1)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Harold Melvin - The Love I Lost (Part 1)
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- Johnnie Taylor - Cheaper To Keep Her
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia
- Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye - You're A Special Part Of Me
- Tavares - Check It Out
- The Ovations (Featuring Louis Williams) - "Having A Party" Medley
- Jackson 5 - Get It Together
- The Staple Singers - If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)
- The Stylistics - Rockin' Roll Baby
Sport Games on November 25, 1973
- Atlanta Falcons - New York Jets : 28 - 20
- Buffalo Bills - Baltimore Colts : 24 - 17
- Chicago Bears - Minnesota Vikings : 13 - 31
- Los Angeles Rams - New Orleans Saints : 24 - 13
- New England Patriots - Houston Oilers : 32 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 25If November 25, 1973 is your birthday you're 46 years, 9 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 4 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?