Sunday 28 July 1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Justin Lee Collins and Alexis Tsipras.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Annie's Song by John Denver.
In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits.
Flesh Gordon, directed by Michael Benveniste, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Autoverleih Pistulla.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Qwak! or Rebound.
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Which were the important events of 28 July 1974 ?
- St. Celsus
- St. Victor
- St. Innocent
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Nazarius
- San Marino - Fall of the Fascist Government
- Peru - Independence Day
- Faroe Islands - �lavs�ka Eve
- Canada - Commemoration of the deportation of the Acadians
- St. Sampson (a bishop)
- Justin Lee Collins: British comedian.
- Alexis Tsipras: Greek politician who has been the Prime Minister of Greece since 26 January 2015, and the Leader of the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) since 2009.
- Afroman : Rapper.
- Nadya Hutagalung: Indonesian-Australian model and actress.
- Truman Bradley: TV host (Science Fiction Theater), dies at 69.
- Carole Jo Skala wins LPGA Wheeling Ladies Golf Classic
- 69 die when packed bus strikes heavy truck (Belem, Brazil).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - Annie's Song
- Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- The Righteous Brothers - Rock And Roll Heaven
- George McCrae - Rock Your Baby
- Steely Dan - Rikki Don't Lose That Number
- Roberta Flack - Feel Like Makin' Love
- The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe
- The Hues Corporation - Rock The Boat
- Dave Loggins - Please Come To Boston
- Chicago - Call On Me
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