Saturday 30 March 1974
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lorenza Arnetoll and Paola Iezzi.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Sunshine On My Shoulders by John Denver.
In UK Billy, Don't Be A Hero by Paper Lace was in the top 5 hits.
Foxy Brown, directed by Jack Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Burr by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Now You See It.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Qwak!.
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Which were the important events of 30 March 1974 ?
- Saint John Climacus (died 649)
- Easter in 1975, 1986, 1991, and 1997.
- Roman Empire - Festival devoted to Salus.
- Land Day.
- Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation Day - Public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago.
- National Doctors' Day - observed in the USA.
- Saint Quirinus (d. 117)
- Saint Veronus
- Blessed Amadeus IX of Savoy
- Lorenza Arnetoll: Italian professional basketball player on the Italian National Team.
- Paola Iezzi: Italian singer-songwriter, musician, disc jockey, record producer, television host and photographer.
- Maria Dangell: Estonian singer-songwriter and pianist.
- Ludovicus J Rogier: Dutch Historian (Reborn in Freedom), dies at 79.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Denver - Sunshine On My Shoulders
- Blue Swede - Hooked On A Feeling
- Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
- Elton John - Bennie And The Jets
- Cher - Dark Lady
- Carly Simon - Mockingbird
- Paul McCartney - Jet
- Redbone - Come And Get Your Love
- Mocedades - Eres Tu (Touch The Wind)
- Sister Janet Mead - The Lord's Prayer
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