Friday November 29, 1974
US date format: 11/29/1974, UK date format: 29/11/1974
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 29, 1974). 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 Lin Chi-Ling and Kira Eggers.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Can Help by Billy Swan.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
The Godfather: Part II, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Woman He Loved by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Leutnant vom Schwanenkietz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 29, 1974?
- former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
- Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 29, 1974?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- Neil Diamond - Longfellow Serenade
- Carl Carlton - Everlasting Love
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - I Feel A Song (in My Heart)
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
- Shirley Brown - Woman To Woman
- Tavares - She's Gone
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - You Got The Love
- Blue Magic - Three Ring Circus
- The Spinners - Love Don't Love Nobody - Pt. I
- The Hues Corporation - Rockin' Soul
- Jackson 5 - Whatever You Got, I Want
- George McCrae - I Can't Leave You Alone
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?