Friday June 29, 1973
US date format: 6/29/1973, UK date format: 29/6/1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 29, 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 Sophia Aram and Tyron Ricketts.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) by George Harrison.
In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits.
Oklahoma Crude, directed by Stanley Kramer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Bastian.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lemonade Stand or Gotcha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 29, 1973?
- The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
- Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
- Seychelles - Independence Day.
- German Valdes: Mexican actor (Born 1915).
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 29, 1973?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Harrison - Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Billy Preston - Will It Go Round In Circles
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- Paul Simon - Kodachrome
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
- The Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin'
- Dr. John - Right Place Wrong Time
- Three Dog Night - Shambala
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Spinners - One Of A Kind (Love Affair)
- Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s - Doing It To Death
- The O'Jays - Time To Get Down
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Daddy Could Swear, I Declare
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More Baby
- The Manhattans - There's No Me Without You
- The Dramatics - Hey You! Get Off My Mountain
- The Stylistics - You'll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)
- The Intruders - I'll Always Love My Mama (Part I)
- The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 29, 1973?
On June 29, 1973 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is June 29, 1973?
On June 29, 1973 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 29, 1973?
On June 29, 1973 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 29, 1973?
On June 29, 1973 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 29, 1973?
On June 29, 1973 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 29, 1973?
On June 29, 1973 several famous people were born including, Sophia Aram, Tyron Ricketts, Joris Lacoste.
Which famous people died on June 29, 1973?
Famous people died on June 29, 1973 include, German Valdes.
What was the number one song in June 29, 1973?
The number one song in the week of June 29, 1973 was Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) by George Harrison in US and Welcome Home by Peters & Lee in UK.
What were the top hits on June 29, 1973?
The top hits on June 29, 1973 were Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) by George Harrison, My Love by Paul McCartney, Will It Go Round In Circles by Billy Preston in US and Welcome Home by Peters & Lee, I'm The Leader Of The Gang (I Am) by Gary Glitter, Life On Mars by David Bowie in UK.