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Saturday 27 January 1973

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Margot Bourgeois and Eddie Davis. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Superstition by Stevie Wonder. In UK Long Haired Lover From Liverpool by Little Jimmy Osmond was in the top 5 hits. while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Mike Walsh Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gotcha or TREK73.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Whoops Baghdad!

Starring: Frankie Howerd, Derek Francis, Hilary Pritchard, Anna Brett

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

A Touch of Grace

Starring: Shirley Booth, J. Pat O'Malley, Marian Mercer, Warren Berlinger

Country: United States

The Bobby Darin Show

Starring: Bobby Darin, Richard Bakalyan, Roger Carroll, Geoff Edwards

Country: United States

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Teddy Edward

Starring: Richard Baker

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Schoolhouse Rock!

Starring: Jack Sheldon

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Cries & Whispers

Directed by: Ingmar Bergman

Starring: Harriet Andersson, Liv Ullmann, Kari Sylwan

Country: United States

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Jeremiah Johnson

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Robert Redford, Will Geer, Delle Bolton

Country: United States

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The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Paul Newman, Ava Gardner, Roy Jenson

Country: United States

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Avanti!

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Juliet Mills, Clive Revill

Country: United States

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Andrei Rublev

Directed by: Andrey Tarkovskiy

Starring: Anatoliy Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolay Grinko

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 January 1973 ?

Holidays:
  • UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
  • Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
  • Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
  • Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
  • Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • William Nolde: last American combat casualty of Vietnam War (Born 1929).
Facts:
  • US and Vietnam sign cease-fire, ending longest US war and milt draft
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn (her 5th consecutive win).
  • William Rogers and Nguyen Duy Trinh sign US-North Vietnam treaty.
  • The Paris Peace Accords officially end the Vietnam War. Colonel William Nolde is killed in action becoming the conflict's last recorded American combat casualty.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1973?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Marlon Brando -- Jan. 22, 1973
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8315
  • Time: Joseph 'Uncle Joe Cannon (C) & (clockwise fr. top L) Rhodes, Saxbe, Arends, Packwood, Conable, Monda

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Odessa File

By: Frederick Forsyth

The suicide of an elderly German Jew explodes into revelation after revelation: of a Mafia-like organization called Odessa ...of a real-life fugitive known as the "Butcher of Riga"..of a young German journalist tumed obsessed avenger.......and,

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Breakfast of Champions

By: Kurt Vonnegut

In Breakfast of Champions, one of Kurt Vonnegut’s most beloved characters, the aging writer Kilgore Trout, finds to his horror that a Midwest car dealer is taking his fiction as truth.

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Jonathan Livingston Seagull

By: Richard Bach

The new complete edition of a timeless classic that includes the never-before-published Part Four and Last Words by Richard Bach.This is the story for people who follow their hearts and make their own rules…people who get special pleasure out of ...

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Once Is Not Enough

By: Jacqueline Susann

Once upon a time, the entertainment industry was a world that never slept. Magazine editors, models, pop stars, and all the rest visited "vitamin doctors" to get the shots that would allow them to stay up all night and then ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Gotcha

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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TREK73

TREK73

Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation

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Space Race

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Atari

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TREK73

TREK73

Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation


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