Tuesday October 28, 1975
US date format: 10/28/1975, UK date format: 28/10/1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 28, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Daniela Urzi and Aron Ralston.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Island Girl by Elton John.
In UK Hold Me Close by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
The Teasers, directed by Michele Massimo Tarantini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wonder Woman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destruction Derby or pedit5.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 28, 1975?
- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
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- Calvin Murphy (Houston) begins NBA free throw streak of 58 games
- Cleveland Metroparks assume operating responsibilities for Zoo
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 28, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ohio Players - Sweet Sticky Thing
- War - Low Rider
- Faith, Hope And Charity - To Each His Own
- The Impressions - Same Thing It Took
- Silver Convention - Fly, Robin, Fly
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Smokey Robinson - The Agony And The Ecstasy
- Willie Hutch - Love Power
- Leon Haywood - I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You
- Curtis Mayfield - So In Love
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?