Wednesday February 26, 1975
US date format: 2/26/1975, UK date format: 26/2/1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 26, 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 Virginie Hocq and Alexander Bocharov.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Best Of My Love by Eagles.
In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail, directed by Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Bankers by Martin Mayer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Big Showdown.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet Fighter or dnd.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 26, 1975?
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- Night... Made America Famous opens at Barrymore NYC for 75 performances
- 1st televised kidney transplant (Today Show)
- A fleeing Provisional Irish Republican Army member shoots and kills off-duty London police officer Stephen Tibble, 22, as he gives chase.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 26, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Eagles - Best Of My Love
- Olivia Newton-John - Have You Never Been Mellow
- The Doobie Brothers - Black Water
- Frankie Valli - My Eyes Adored You
- Grand Funk - Some Kind Of Wonderful
- America - Lonely People
- AWB - Pick Up The Pieces
- LaBelle - Lady Marmalade (Voulez-Vous Coucher Avec Moi)
- Carole King - Nightingale
- Styx - Lady
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Shirley And Company - Shame, Shame, Shame
- Labelle - Lady Marmalade
- B.T. Express - Express
- Ohio Players - Fire
- Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces
- Jackson 5 - I Am Love (Parts I & II)
- Ben E. King - Supernatural Thing - Part I
- George McCrae - I Get Lifted
- Sugar Billy - Super Duper Love - Part 1 (Are You Diggin' On Me)
- Nancy Wilson - You're As Right As Rain
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 26, 1975?
On February 26, 1975 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 26, 1975?
On February 26, 1975 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 26, 1975?
On February 26, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 26, 1975?
On February 26, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 26, 1975?
On February 26, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 26, 1975?
On February 26, 1975 several famous people were born including, Virginie Hocq, Alexander Bocharov, Cindy Werley.
What was the number one song in February 26, 1975?
The number one song in the week of February 26, 1975 was Best Of My Love by Eagles in US and January by Pilot in UK.
What were the top hits on February 26, 1975?
The top hits on February 26, 1975 were Best Of My Love by Eagles, Have You Never Been Mellow by Olivia Newton-John, Black Water by The Doobie Brothers in US and January by Pilot, Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me) by Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, Please Mr Postman by The Carpenters in UK.