Sunday 28 January 1973
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Braknis in MontrTal 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.
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Le jeune Fabre.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TREK73 or Lemonade Stand.
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1973 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Robert Braknis in MontrTal: QuTbec, Canada; 100m backstroke/4 x 100 (Olympics-1996).
- Joe Stephens: NBA forward (Houston Rockets).
- Bronwyn Thompson: Australian rower (Olympics-1996).
- Jerome Allen: American basketball player, a one-time guard for the Vancouver Bucks.
- John Banner: Austrian actor (Born 1910).
- 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 top hits in that special week of January 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Superstition
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Elton John - Crocodile Rock
- Kenny Loggins - Your Mama Don't Dance
- Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
- Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
- Hurricane Smith - Oh, Babe, What Would You Say?
- Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man
- Johnny Rivers - Rockin' Pneumonia - Boogie Woogie Flu
- War - The World Is A Ghetto
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