Saturday November 30, 1974
US date format: 11/30/1974, UK date format: 30/11/1974
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 30, 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 Arnaud Vincent and Luther Broughton.
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 Maze War or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 30, 1974?
- Cities for Life Day; 300 cities around the world declare their opposition to the death penalty
- Official End of the Hurricane Season
- Philippines - Andres Bonifacio Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew the apostle
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- Good Evening closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 438 performances
- Mack & Mabel closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 66 performances
- Miss Teenage America Pageant
- Most complete early man skeleton found (Johanson & Gray in Ethiopia)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 30, 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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 30If November 30, 1974 is your birthday you're 45 years, 9 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 10 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?