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Saturday 26 July 1975

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Fabrice Fiorèse and Cecilia Tijerina. In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Hustle by Van McCoy. In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits. Anita: Swedish Nymphet, directed by Torgny Wickman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while Conversations With Kennedy by Benjamin C. Bradlee was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Almost Anything Goes. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or Pursuit.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Cooley High

Directed by: Michael Schultz

Starring: Glynn Turman, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Garrett Morris

Country: United States

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Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: James Caan, John Houseman, Maud Adams

Country: United States

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Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss

Country: United States

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Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Keith Carradine, Karen Black, Ronee Blakley

Country: United States

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Night Moves

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Gene Hackman, Jennifer Warren, Susan Clark

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Almost Anything Goes

Starring: Charlie Jones, Regis Philbin, Sam Riddle

Country: United States

Kommissariat IX

Starring: Edgar Ott, Klaus Tiedemann, Herbert Steinmetz, Walter Riss

Joey & Dad

Starring: Joey Heatherton, Ray Heatherton, Pat Paulsen

Country: United States

Ben Hall

Starring: Jon Finch

Country: Australia

Ein echter Wiener geht nicht unter

Starring: Karl Merkatz, Ingrid Burkhard, Erika Deutinger, Klaus Rott

Country: Austria

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 July 1975 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Soyuz 18B returns to Earth.
  • Formation of a military triumvirate in Portugal.

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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1975?

  • Time: U.S. and Soviet hands shaking
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8443
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Adam Smith -- July 14, 1975


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Conversations With Kennedy

By: Benjamin C. Bradlee

"Give[s] us a good idea of what Jack Kennedy was really like—probably as good an idea as anything likely to be written about him [him].

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The Boat

By: Lothar-Guenther Buchheim

The thrilling wartime novel that inspired Wolfgang Petersen's Academy Award-nominated, blockbuster film! Written by an actual survivor of Germany's U-boat fleet, Das Boot is one of the most exciting stories

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The Bermuda Triangle

By: Charles Berlitz

Bermuda Triangle

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The Massacre At Fall Creek

By: Jessamyn West

A dramatic, sweeping saga of life on the Indiana frontier in 1824, based on actual historical events. The Fall Creek Massacre was a unique occurrence-the first recorded instance of whites being

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror

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Doctor Pong

Doctor Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Gun Fight

Platform: Arcade, Bally Astrocade, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Commodore 128

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Taito; EU Taito; NA Midway

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Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight simulator, military, shooter

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Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror

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