Saturday May 26, 1973
US date format: 5/26/1973, UK date format: 26/5/1973
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 26, 1973). 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 Clémentine Autain and Karim Köster.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Frankenstein by Edgar Winter.
In UK See My Baby Jive by Wizzard was in the top 5 hits.
Jeremy, directed by Arthur Barron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Praise the Lord.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 26, 1973?
- Saint Germain of Paris
- Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
- Saint William of Aquitaine
- Saint Simitrius
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- Funky Worm by Ohio Players hits #15
- Super Fly Meets Shaft by John and Ernest hits #31
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 26, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Wizzard - See My Baby Jive
- Dawn featuring Tony Orlando - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree
- The Sweet - Hell Raiser
- Gary Glitter - Hello Hello I'm Back Again
- Perry Como - And I Love You So
Top #10 R&B songs
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- The Independents - Leaving Me
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- The New Birth - I Can Understand It
- Tyrone Davis - Without You In My Life
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- Sylvia (r&b) - Pillow Talk
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
- Bloodstone - Natural High
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 26, 1973?
On May 26, 1973 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is May 26, 1973?
On May 26, 1973 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 26, 1973?
On May 26, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 26, 1973?
On May 26, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 26, 1973?
On May 26, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 26, 1973?
On May 26, 1973 several famous people were born including, Clémentine Autain, Karim Köster, Magdalena Kozená.
What was the number one song in May 26, 1973?
The number one song in the week of May 26, 1973 was Frankenstein by Edgar Winter in US and See My Baby Jive by Wizzard in UK.
What were the top hits on May 26, 1973?
The top hits on May 26, 1973 were Frankenstein by Edgar Winter, My Love by Paul McCartney, Daniel by Elton John in US and See My Baby Jive by Wizzard, Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree by Dawn featuring Tony Orlando, Hell Raiser by The Sweet in UK.