Friday 26 July 1974
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bubba Wells and Iron Wine.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Annie's Song by John Denver.
In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits.
Flesh Gordon, directed by Michael Benveniste, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Autoverleih Pistulla.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Spasim.
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1974 ?
- Bubba Wells: NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks).
- Iron Wine: American singer-songwriter.
- Kees Meeuws: New Zealand rugby player and coach.
- Daniel Negreanu: Canadian poker player.
- Dean Sturridge: English footballer and sportscaster.
- Greek Prime Minister Constantinos Karamanlis forms the country's first civil government after seven years of military rule.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - Annie's Song
- Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- The Righteous Brothers - Rock And Roll Heaven
- George McCrae - Rock Your Baby
- Steely Dan - Rikki Don't Lose That Number
- Roberta Flack - Feel Like Makin' Love
- The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe
- The Hues Corporation - Rock The Boat
- Dave Loggins - Please Come To Boston
- Chicago - Call On Me
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