Monday 28 January 1974US date format: 1/28/1974, UK date format: 28/1/1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 28, 1974). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Magglio Ordóñez and Melody Perkins.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand.
In UK You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
Thieves Like Us, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Best Of Life by David Scherman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kli-Kla-Klawitter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 January 1974
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1974 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Magglio Ordóñez: Venezuelan baseball player and politician.
- Melody Perkins
- Tony Delk: American basketball player: guard, Hornets.
- Jermaine Dye: American baseball player.
- Ty Olsson: Actor.
- Magglio Ordonez: Venezuelan baseball player.
- Ramsey Nasr: Dutch author and poet.
- Derrick Mayes: NFL wide receiver (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl XXXI).
- Zack Bronson: safety (San Francisco 49ers).
- Jermaine Dye in Oakland: California, USA; outfielder (Atlanta Braves).
- Vitaly Tregubov: Hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Olympics - 1998).
- Dino Buzzati: Italian journalist, dramatist and novelist called, "an Italian Kafka.
- Sam Thompson, Jim Bottomley, and Jocko Conlan elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Al Wilson - Show And Tell
- Byron MacGregor - Americans
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- Steve Miller Band - The Joker
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Temptations - Let Your Hair Down
- The O'Jays - Put Your Hands Together
- Al Green - Livin' For You
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- Lamont Dozier - Trying To Hold On To My Woman
- What It Comes Down To - The Isley Brothers
- The Moments - Sexy Mama
- "Joy" Pt. I - Isaac Hayes
- Natural Four - Can This Be Real
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?