Sunday January 26, 1975
US date format: 1/26/1975, UK date format: 26/1/1975
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 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 Frankie Rayder and Brett Banducci.
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 Destruction Derby or Panther.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 26, 1975?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
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- Immaculata University defeats the University of Maryland 80-48 in the first nationally televised women's basketball game in the United States. quotWomen Cagers Make TV Debutquot, ''Ocala (FL) Star-Bannerquot, January 27, 1975, p2B
- Lubov Orlova: Actress (Moscow Laughs, Man of Music,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 26, 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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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 26, 1975?
On January 26, 1975 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 26, 1975?
On January 26, 1975 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 26, 1975?
On January 26, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 26, 1975?
On January 26, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 26, 1975?
On January 26, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 26, 1975?
On January 26, 1975 several famous people were born including, Frankie Rayder, Brett Banducci.
Which famous people died on January 26, 1975?
Famous people died on January 26, 1975 include, Lubov Orlova.
What was the number one song in January 26, 1975?
The number one song in the week of January 26, 1975 was Please Mr. Postman by Carpenters in US and Streets Of London by Ralph McTell in UK.
What were the top hits on January 26, 1975?
The top hits on January 26, 1975 were Please Mr. Postman by Carpenters, Laughter In The Rain by Neil Sedaka, Mandy by Barry Manilow in US and Streets Of London by Ralph McTell, Down Down by Status Quo, Ms Grace by The Tymes in UK.