Wednesday November 26, 1975

US date format: 11/26/1975, UK date format: 26/11/1975

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 DJ Khaled and Alexandre Jollien. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention. In UK Space Oddity by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits. Barry Lyndon, directed by Stanley Kubrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while Against Our Will by Susan Brownmiller was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching State of Emergency. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hi-way or Indy 800.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mongolia: Independence Day
  • Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
  • Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
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Events

  • Fed jury finds Lynette Fromme guilty of attempted assassination
  • Fred Lynn becomes the 1st rookie to win MVP
  • US Federal jury finds Lynette Fromme guilty of attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford.
  • The 1975 cult classic movie The Rocky Horror Picture Show came out in America.

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Movies

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Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger

Country: United States of America

The French Detective

The French Detective

Directed by: Pierre Granier-Deferre

Starring: Lino Ventura, Patrick Dewaere, Victor Lanoux, Julien Guiomar

On a retrouvé la 7ème compagnie !

On a retrouvé la 7ème compagnie !

Directed by: Robert Lamoureux

Starring: Jean Lefebvre, Pierre Mondy, Henri Guybet, Pierre Tornade

Peeper

Peeper

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Michael Caine, Natalie Wood, Kitty Winn, Michael Constantine

Alice Cooper: Welcome to My Nightmare

Alice Cooper: Welcome to My Nightmare

Directed by: David Winters

Starring: Alice Cooper, Vincent Price, Dick Wagner, Steve Hunter

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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State of Emergency

State of Emergency

Directed by: Turner Clay

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

Directed by: Patty Jenkins

Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live

Written by:

Starring: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond

Country: United States of America

In Good Company

In Good Company

Directed by: Paul Weitz

Fawlty Towers

Fawlty Towers

Starring: John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Days to next November 26

If November 26, 1975 is your birthday you're 44 years, 10 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 28 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Against Our Will by Susan Brownmiller

Against Our Will

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"The most comrpehensive study of rape ever offered to the public...It forces readers to take a fresh look at their own attitudes toward this devastating crime."NEWSWEEKAs

Winning Through Intimidation by Robert J. Ringer

Winning Through Intimidation

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If you've ever found yourself coming out on the short end of the stick, you'll appreciate the rewards that can be yours whenyou take the initiative in every area of your

Shogun by James Clavell

Shogun

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A bold English adventurer. An invincible Japanese warlord. A beautiful woman torn between two ways of life, two ways of love.

Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow

Ragtime

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Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timePublished in 1975, Ragtime changed our very concept of what a novel could be.

Looking for Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

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Based on a harrowing true story, the groundbreaking #1 New York Times bestseller, Looking for Mr. Goodbar, is a story of love, power, sex, and death during the sexual revolution of the 1970s.Theresa

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crash 'N Score

Crash 'N Score

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Hi-way

Hi-way

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Indy 800

Indy 800

Platform: Arcade

Genre: driving

Anti-Aircraft

Anti-Aircraft

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling military shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc

Pursuit

Pursuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight simulator, military, shooter

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 26, 1975?

On November 26, 1975 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is November 26, 1975?

On November 26, 1975 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on November 26, 1975?

On November 26, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 26, 1975?

On November 26, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 26, 1975?

On November 26, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 26, 1975?

On November 26, 1975 several famous people were born including, DJ Khaled, Alexandre Jollien, Patrice Lauzon.

What was the number one song in November 26, 1975?

The number one song in the week of November 26, 1975 was Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention in US and Space Oddity by David Bowie in UK.

What were the top hits on November 26, 1975?

The top hits on November 26, 1975 were Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention, That's The Way (I Like It) by K.C and the Sunshine Band, Island Girl by Elton John in US and Space Oddity by David Bowie, DIVORCE by Billy Connolly, Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen in UK.


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