What the sky looked like on December 29, 1971
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 12/29/1971, UK date format: 29/12/1971
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 29, 1971). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mark Montreuil and Margot Thien.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Brand New Key by Melanie.
In UK Grandad by Clive Dunn was in the top 5 hits.
The Valachi Papers, directed by Terence Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Eleanor And Franklin by Joseph P. Lash was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hilarious House of Frightenstein.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 29, 1971?
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 29, 1971?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?