Friday September 26, 1975
US date format: 9/26/1975, UK date format: 26/9/1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 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 Farid Khider and Emma Härdelin.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by John Denver.
In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Let's Do It Again, directed by Sidney Poitier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Scribble Scribble by Nora Ephron was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saturday Night Live.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or dnd.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 26, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - I'm Sorry
- David Bowie - Fame
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power (Part 1)
- David Geddes - Run Joey Run
- Barry Manilow - Could It Be Magic
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- Freddy Fender - Wasted Days And Wasted Nights
- Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
- Bad Company - Feel Like Makin' Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Peoples Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna
- Tavares - It Only Takes A Minute
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Natalie Cole - This Will Be
- The Pointer Sisters - How Long (Betcha' Got A Chick On The Side)
- Sly Stone - I Get High On You
- Eddie Kendricks - Get The Cream Off The Top
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Money
- B.T. Express - Give It What You Got/Peace Pipe
- The O'Jays - Let Me Make Love To You
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?