Saturday June 26, 1971
US date format: 6/26/1971, UK date format: 26/6/1971
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 26, 1971). 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 Max Biaggi and Eddie Parenti.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King.
In UK Knock Three Times by Dawn was in the top 5 hits.
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, directed by Mel Stuart, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Greening Of America by Charles Reich was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Quentin Durward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or The Oregon Trail.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 26, 1971?
- Saints John and Paul
- The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
- Flag Day in Romania
- Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
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- Angels suspend Alex Johnson (after 5 benchings & 29 fines)
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 26, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
- The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
- Ringo Starr - It Don't Come Easy
- Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds - Don't Pull Your Love
- Jerry Reed - When You're Hot, You're Hot
- Donny Osmond - Sweet And Innocent
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Knock My Love - Pt. 1
- Jean Knight - Mr. Big Stuff
- Aretha Franklin - BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - I Don't Want To Do Wrong
- Isaac Hayes - Never Can Say Goodbye
- The 8th Day - She's Not Just Another Woman
- The Beginning Of The End - Funky Nassau-Part I
- The Supremes - Nathan Jones
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- The Ebonys - You're The Reason Why
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 26, 1971?
On June 26, 1971 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is June 26, 1971?
On June 26, 1971 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 26, 1971?
On June 26, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 26, 1971?
On June 26, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 26, 1971?
On June 26, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 26, 1971?
On June 26, 1971 several famous people were born including, Max Biaggi, Carlton Gray, Eddie Parenti.
Which famous people died on June 26, 1971?
Famous people died on June 26, 1971 include, Guillermo Uribe Holguin, Inia Te Wiata, Juan Manen.
What was the number one song in June 26, 1971?
The number one song in the week of June 26, 1971 was It's Too Late by Carole King in US and Knock Three Times by Dawn in UK.
What were the top hits on June 26, 1971?
The top hits on June 26, 1971 were It's Too Late by Carole King, Rainy Days And Mondays by Carpenters, Want Ads by The Honey Cone in US and Knock Three Times by Dawn, Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road, I Did What I Did For Maria by Tony Christie in UK.