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Sunday January 28, 1973

US date format: 1/28/1973, UK date format: 28/1/1973

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 28, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Cynthia Benini and Joe Stephens. 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. The Boss, directed by Fernando Di Leo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973 while All Creatures Great And Small by James Herriot was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Lawinenpatrouille. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or TREK73.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Boss

Directed by: Fernando Di Leo

Starring: Henry Silva, Richard Conte, Gianni Garko, Antonia Santilli

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Steelyard Blues

Directed by: Alan Myerson

Starring: Mel Stewart, Donald Sutherland, Howard Hesseman, Morgan Upton

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Ulzana's Raid

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Bruce Davison, Jorge Luke, Richard Jaeckel

Country: United States

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Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Margot Kidder, Jennifer Salt, Charles Durning, William Finley

Country: United States

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The Mechanic

Directed by: Michael Winner

Starring: Charles Bronson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Keenan Wynn, Jill Ireland

Country: United States

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The Bobby Darin Show

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

Country: United States

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Dead of Night

Directed by: Dan Curtis

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Eine Frau bleibt eine Frau

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Die lieben Mitmenschen

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 January 1973 ?

  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
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Famous Deaths:
  • Barnaby Jones premieres on CBS TV
  • Ron Howard appears on M*A*S*H in Sometimes You Hear the Bullet
  • Henry Boucha of the Detroit Red Wings, scores 6 seconds into a game versus Montreal Canadiens.
  • Mickey Welch, George Kelly, and Billy Evans elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.

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

All Creatures Great And Small

By: James Herriot

The classic multimillion copy bestsellerDelve into the magical, unforgettable world of James Herriot, the world's most beloved veterinarian, and his menagerie of heartwarming, funny, and tragic animal patients.For

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The Peter Prescription

By: Laurence J. Peter

Blending wit and wisdom, Dr. Peter discusses the need for individuals to realize their potential if they are to achieve happiness in life

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The Joy Of Sex

By: Alex Comfort

Famous for helping couples discover how sex can be playful, erotic, passionate, exhilarating, and most of all, pleasurable.The Joy of Sex revolutionized how we experience our sexuality.

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Two From Galilee

By: Marjorie Holmes

Here from Marjorie Holines, one of the most beloved authors of our day, is the extraordinary bestselling novel that tells the story of Mary and Joseph as it has never been told before--the greatest love

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lunar Lander

Lunar Lander

Platform: DEC GT40 graphics terminal, PDP-11 based

Genre: Retro/Simulation



Platform: HP Time-Shared BASIC

Genre: Space combat simulation

Lemonade Stand

Lemonade Stand

Genre: Business



Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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