Sunday 26 October 1975
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Katja Riipi and Tammy Cleland.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Bad Blood by Neil Sedaka.
In UK Hold Me Close by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
Rooster Cogburn, directed by Stuart Millar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sneak Previews.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet Fighter or Crash 'N Score.
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- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
- St. Rusticus
- St. Gibitrudis
- St. Fulk
- St. Eadfrid
- St. Demetrius (aka St. Dimitrios) of Thessaloniki
- St. Cuthbert
- St. Cedd
- St. Alfred the Great
- Roman festivals - first day of Ludi Victoriae Sullanae (until 1 November)
- R.C. Saints - October 26th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bean
- St. Evaristus
- St. Lucian
- St. Albinus
- St. Rogatian
- Katja Riipi: Ice hockey left wing (Finland, Olympics - 1998).
- Tammy Cleland: Sanford, Florida -- Synchronized swimmer (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Ivo Posti: Estonian tenor and educator.
- Cuba beats Mexico for its 4th Pan Am Games Gold Medal in baseball
- Mary Bea Porter wins LPGA Golf Inns of America
- Anwar Sadat becomes first Egyptian president to officially visit the US.
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