Sunday 31 March 1974
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stefan Olsdal and Angela Dotchin.
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.
The Conversation, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while The Snare Of The Hunter by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Little Doctor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
- Saint Benjamin
- Blessed Hendrik Werner
- Saint Balbina of Rome
- New Jersey - Thomas Mundy Peterson Day.
- Stefan Olsdal: Swedish bass player (Placebo).
- Angela Dotchin
- Mimi Branescu
- Nina Georgala: Miss Universe - Greece (1996).
- Jason Odom: tackle (Tampa Bay Buccaneers).
- James Burgess: linebacker (San Diego Chargers).
- Benjamin Eicher: German director producer and screenwriter.
- Adrian Holmes: Welsh-Canadian actor.
- Anthony Hicks: NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31).
- Carol Ann Plante: Actress (Sara Henderson-Harry & the Hendersons).
- Andrea Checci: Actress (2 Women, Assassin, Black Sunday), dies at 57.
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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