Sunday October 26, 1975
US date format: 10/26/1975, UK date format: 26/10/1975
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 Paula Faris 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.
The Teasers, directed by Michele Massimo Tarantini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Humboldt'S Gift by Saul Bellow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wonder Woman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Steeplechase or pedit5.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 26, 1975?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
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- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 26, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Faith, Hope And Charity - To Each His Own
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Ohio Players - Sweet Sticky Thing
- War - Low Rider
- Sly Stone - I Get High On You
- B.T. Express - Give It What You Got/Peace Pipe
- The Impressions - Same Thing It Took
- Smokey Robinson - The Agony And The Ecstasy
- Willie Hutch - Love Power
- Leon Haywood - I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You
Sport Games on October 26, 1975
- Baltimore Colts - New York Jets : 45 - 28
- Cincinnati Bengals - Atlanta Falcons : 21 - 14
- Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 20 - 17
- Denver Broncos - Kansas City Chiefs : 13 - 26
- Detroit Lions - Houston Oilers : 8 - 24
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?