Sunday September 28, 1975
US date format: 9/28/1975, UK date format: 28/9/1975
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 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 Lenny Krayzelburg and Karan Ashley.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by John Denver.
In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Let's Do It Again, directed by Sidney Poitier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Scribble Scribble by Nora Ephron was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saturday Night Live.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Steeplechase or Hi-way.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 28, 1975?
- Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
- St. Wenceslas
- French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
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- 6th NYC Marathon won by Tom Fleming in 2:19:27
- Bill authorizes admission of women to military academies
- Oakland Athletics' Vida Blue, Glenn Abbott, Paul Linblad, and Rollie Fingers no-hit California Angels 5-0.
- The Spaghetti House siege, in which nine people are taken hostage, takes place in London.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 28, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - I'm Sorry
- David Bowie - Fame
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- The Isley Brothers - Fight The Power (Part 1)
- David Geddes - Run Joey Run
- Barry Manilow - Could It Be Magic
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- Freddy Fender - Wasted Days And Wasted Nights
- Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
- Bad Company - Feel Like Makin' Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Peoples Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna
- Tavares - It Only Takes A Minute
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Natalie Cole - This Will Be
- The Pointer Sisters - How Long (Betcha' Got A Chick On The Side)
- Sly Stone - I Get High On You
- Eddie Kendricks - Get The Cream Off The Top
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Money
- B.T. Express - Give It What You Got/Peace Pipe
- The O'Jays - Let Me Make Love To You
Sport Games on September 28, 1975
- Buffalo Bills - Pittsburgh Steelers : 30 - 21
- Cincinnati Bengals - New Orleans Saints : 21 - 0
- Detroit Lions - Atlanta Falcons : 17 - 14
- Los Angeles Rams - San Francisco 49ers : 23 - 14
- Miami Dolphins - New England Patriots : 22 - 14
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 28If September 28, 1975 is your birthday you're 44 years, 11 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 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?