Wednesday 30 June 1976
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tamara Sedmak and Brian Rocheleleau.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Silly Love Songs by Wings.
In UK Combine Harvester by The Wurzels was in the top 5 hits.
They Came from Within, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Scoundrel Time by Lillian Hellman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Power Without Glory.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blockade or Dukedom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 June 1976 ?
- Independence Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- First Martyrs of the See of Rome.
- Tamara Sedmak
- Brian Rocheleleau: Honolulu, Hawaii -- Kayak (1996 Olympics).
- Justin Russo: Guitarist.
- Firpo Marberry: American baseball player and manager (d. 1976).
- John Walker of New Zealand sets record for 2000 metre, 4:51.4.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wings - Silly Love Songs
- Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
- Dorothy Moore - Misty Blue
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Sara Smile
- Captain and Tennille - Shop Around
- More, More, More (Part 1) - Andrea True Connection
- Silver Convention - Get Up And Boogie (That's Right)
- The Brothers Johnson - I'll Be Good To You
- The Manhattans - Kiss And Say Goodbye
- Gary Wright - Love Is Alive
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