Monday May 28, 1973
US date format: 5/28/1973, UK date format: 28/5/1973
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 28, 1973). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Lionel Letizi and Todd Sweeris in Grand Rapids.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney.
In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits.
Jeremy, directed by Arthur Barron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Implosion Conspiracy by Louis Nizer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Praise the Lord.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Lunar Lander.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 28, 1973?
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
- Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
- Bernard of Menthon
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- Jacques Lipchitz, Polish/French/US art critic sculptor, dies at age 81.
- Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt: German composer/conductor (Hassan), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 28, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Elton John - Daniel
- Edgar Winter - Frankenstein
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Dawn - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree
- Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- The Sweet - Little Willy
- Focus - Hocus Pocus
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- The Independents - Leaving Me
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
- Tyrone Davis - Without You In My Life
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- Bloodstone - Natural High
- The New Birth - I Can Understand It
- Sylvia (r&b) - Pillow Talk
- Chairman Of The Board - Finder's Keepers
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 28If May 28, 1973 is your birthday you're 47 years, 3 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 5 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?