Thursday July 31, 1975

US date format: 7/31/1975, UK date format: 31/7/1975

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 31, 1975). 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 Jodi Ann Paterson and Annie Parisse. In that special week of July people in US were listening to One Of These Nights by Eagles. In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits. Sholay, directed by Ramesh Sippy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while The Massacre At Fall Creek by Jessamyn West was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Floris von Rosemund. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or Jet Fighter.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. John Columbini
  • Republic of the Congo - Upswing of the Revolution
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint Ignatius of Loyola (founder of the Jesuits)
  • St. Conrode (son of Leo and Kurt / El Gauchito Gil's former wife)
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Movies

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Sholay

Sholay

Directed by: Ramesh Sippy

Starring: Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan

Country: United States of America

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Directed by: Jim Sharman

Starring: Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien

Country: United States of America

Syndicate Sadists

Syndicate Sadists

Directed by: Umberto Lenzi

Starring: Tomas Milian, Joseph Cotten, Maria Fiore, Mario Piave

Night of the Seagulls

Night of the Seagulls

Directed by: Amando de Ossorio

Starring: Víctor Petit, María Kosty, Sandra Mozarowsky, José Antonio Calvo

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Rachel Roberts, Anne-Louise Lambert, Vivean Gray, Helen Morse

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Floris von Rosemund

Floris von Rosemund

Musical Chairs

Musical Chairs

Directed by: Jonathan Bergstrom

Ovelha Negra

Ovelha Negra

The Dick Cavett Show

The Dick Cavett Show

Manhattan Transfer

Manhattan Transfer

Days to next July 31

If July 31, 1975 is your birthday you're 45 years, 1 month, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 2 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow

Ragtime

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Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timePublished in 1975, Ragtime changed our very concept of what a novel could be.

The Bermuda Triangle by Charles Berlitz

The Bermuda Triangle

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Bermuda Triangle

Breach Of Faith by Theodore H. White

Breach Of Faith

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The Nixon crisis of 1973-1974 threatened the nation in ways we did not immediately understand. Stripped of drama and confusion, however, the problem was that our President had placed himself above

The Promise Of Joy by Allen Drury

The Promise Of Joy

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The Advise and Consent series is a landmark of political fiction, displaying a depth of insider Washington knowledge and a canvas of compelling characters that catapulted each novel to the top

How The Good Guys Finally Won by Jimmy Breslin

How The Good Guys Finally Won

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192 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. The Viking Press (ISBN 0670382078). 1975 stated first.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Shark Jaws

Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror

Jet Fighter

Jet Fighter

Platform: Arcade

Genre: military, shooter

Doctor Pong

Doctor Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports simulation

Publisher: Atari Inc.

pedit5

pedit5

Platform: PLATO network

Genre: Dungeon Crawl, RPG

Gun Fight

Gun Fight

Platform: Arcade, Bally Astrocade, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Commodore 128

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Taito; EU Taito; NA Midway

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 31, 1975?

On July 31, 1975 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is July 31, 1975?

On July 31, 1975 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 31, 1975?

On July 31, 1975 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 31, 1975?

On July 31, 1975 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on July 31, 1975?

On July 31, 1975 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 31, 1975?

On July 31, 1975 several famous people were born including, Jodi Ann Paterson, Annie Parisse, Ruben Patterson.

What was the number one song in July 31, 1975?

The number one song in the week of July 31, 1975 was One Of These Nights by Eagles in US and Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash in UK.

What were the top hits on July 31, 1975?

The top hits on July 31, 1975 were One Of These Nights by Eagles, I'm Not In Love by 10cc, Jive Talkin' by Bee Gees in US and Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash, Give A Little Love by Bay City Rollers, Misty by Ray Stevens in UK.


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