Wednesday January 30, 1974
US date format: 1/30/1974, UK date format: 30/1/1974
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 30, 1974). 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 Christian Bale and Jemima Khan.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand.
In UK You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
Thieves Like Us, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while In One Era And Out The Other by Sam Levenson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kli-Kla-Klawitter.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Spasim.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 30, 1974?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Al Wilson - Show And Tell
- Byron MacGregor - Americans
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- Steve Miller Band - The Joker
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Temptations - Let Your Hair Down
- The O'Jays - Put Your Hands Together
- Al Green - Livin' For You
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- Lamont Dozier - Trying To Hold On To My Woman
- The Isley Brothers - What It Comes Down To
- The Moments - Sexy Mama
- Isaac Hayes - "Joy" Pt. I
- Natural Four - Can This Be Real
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 30, 1974?
On January 30, 1974 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is January 30, 1974?
On January 30, 1974 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 30, 1974?
On January 30, 1974 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 30, 1974?
On January 30, 1974 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 30, 1974?
On January 30, 1974 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 30, 1974?
On January 30, 1974 several famous people were born including, Christian Bale, Jemima Khan, Nazi Germany.
What was the number one song in January 30, 1974?
The number one song in the week of January 30, 1974 was The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand in US and You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers in UK.
What were the top hits on January 30, 1974?
The top hits on January 30, 1974 were The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand, You're Sixteen by Ringo Starr, Love's Theme by Love Unlimited Orchestra in US and You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers, Merry Xmas Everybody by Slade, The Show Must Go On by Leo Sayer in UK.