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Sunday September 29, 1974

US date format: 9/29/1974, UK date format: 29/9/1974

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on September 29, 1974). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Alexis Cruz and Anna Khaja. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Rock Me Gently by Andy Kim. In UK Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas was in the top 5 hits. A Woman Under the Influence, directed by John Cassavetes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974 while Cashelmara by Susan Howatch was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kolchak: The Night Stalker. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Elimination or Qwak!.
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What the sky looked like on 29 September 1974

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Woman Under the Influence

Directed by: John Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, Peter Falk, Fred Draper, Lady Rowlands

Country: United States

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Black Christmas

Directed by: Bob Clark

Starring: Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, John Saxon

Country: United States

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The Cars That Ate Paris

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Terry Camilleri, John Meillon, Kevin Miles, Rick Scully

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Old Dracula

Directed by: Clive Donner

Starring: David Niven, Teresa Graves, Peter Bayliss, Jennie Linden

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The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

Directed by: Joseph Sargent

Starring: Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, Martin Balsam, Hector Elizondo

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Kolchak: The Night Stalker

Written by: Jeffrey Grant Rice

Starring: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage, Ruth McDevitt

Country: United States

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Land of the Lost

Directed by: Brad Silberling

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Lo de Tip y Coll

Un globo, dos globos, tres globos

Okara no hana

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 September 1974 ?

  • Argentina, Inventor's Day - L�szl= J=zsef Bfr='s birthday.
  • England, Ireland - One of the four Quarter days in the Irish calendar
  • Also see September 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Michaelmas - Christian feast of the Archangels St. Michael, St. Gabriel, and St. Raphael
  • French Republican Calendar - Amarante (Amaranth) Day, eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Famous Deaths:
  • 5th NYC Marathon won by Norbert Sander in 2:26:30
  • Joanne Carner wins LPGA Portland Ladies Golf Classic

Sport Games on 29 September 1974

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - New Orleans Saints : 13 - 14
  • Baltimore Colts - Philadelphia Eagles : 10 - 30
  • Chicago Bears - Minnesota Vikings : 7 - 11
  • Cincinnati Bengals - San Francisco 49ers : 21 - 3
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 29, 1974 - Geocentric view

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?


By: Susan Howatch

The rich and mighty saga of a wealthy and titled English family in Ireland during the 19th century.

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The Fan Club

By: Irving Wallace


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The Lives Of A Cell

By: Lewis Thomas

National Book Award Winner by the Author of the Medusa and the Snail.

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The War Between The Tates

By: Alison Lurie

When a wife reaches her breaking point and her husband begins an ill-advised affair, civil war breaks out within their family Erica Tate wouldn’t mind getting up in the morning if

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Maze War

Maze War

Platform: Imlac PDS-1, Macintosh, NeXT Computer, Palm OS, Xerox Star, X Window System

Genre: First-person shooter

Gran Trak 10

Gran Trak 10

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari



Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shooter Gun game



Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Kee Games



Platform: PLATO network

Genre: Shooter games

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