Sunday 29 December 1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mekhi Phifer and Tom Knight.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Angie Baby by Helen Reddy.
In UK Lonely This Christmas by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
Kurutta ippêji, directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Supership by Noel Mostert was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Krempoli - Ein Platz für wilde Kinder.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Elimination or Maze War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1974 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Mekhi Phifer: American actor.
- Tom Knight: cornerback (Arizona Cardinals).
- James Darling: linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles).
- Vegas: World Music Singer.
- Twinkle Khanna: Movie Actress.
- O'Neil Bell: Jamaican boxer (d. 2015).
- Richie Sexson: American baseball player and coach.
- Ryan Shore: Canadian composer and producer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
- Elton John - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- Paul McCartney - Junior's Farm
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
- Ringo Starr - Only You
- Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
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Sport Games on 29 December 1974
- Los Angeles Rams - Minnesota Vikings : 10 - 14
- Pittsburgh Steelers - Oakland Raiders : 24 - 13
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