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The 70's Datebook for July 24

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In 1970, HOT NEW ALBUM! CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVALʹs “COSMOʹS FACTORY” includes “LOOKIN' OUT MY BACK DOOR”, “TRAVELLIN' BAND” and “UP AROUND THE BEND”

In 1971, R.C., “Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)” by Raiders peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Wild Horses” by Rolling Stones peaked at #28 on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Get it On” by T-Rex is number one in the United Kingdom. The group has a tougher time in the U.S. where the record is known as “Bang a Gong.” It climbs to number ten and is their only smash hit.

In 1972, “Honky Chateau” album by Elton John was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1973, “Bad Bad Leroy Brown” single by Jim Croce was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1974, Sir James Chadwick, the English physicist who discovered the neutron and later worked on the Manhattan Project to develop the atom bomb, died.

In 1975, An Apollo 18 spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific, completing a mission which included the first-ever docking with a Soyuz capsule from the Soviet Union.

In 1976, On the cover of TV Guide: “Bonnie Franklin of One Day at a Time”. Other Articles: Mary Tyler Moore Show, Asimov. No, Valerie Bertinelli wasnʹt on the cover.

In 1976, R.C., “Donʹt Go Breaking My Heart” by Elton John and Kiki Dee peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart and stayed there for six weeks.

In 1976, R.C., “Get Closer” by Seals and Crofts (Carolyn Willis) peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Got To Get You Into My Life” by The Beatles peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Kiss And Say Goodbye” by Manhattans peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Let Her In” by John Travolta peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Take The Money And Run” by Steve Miller peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “The Boys Are Back In Town” by Thin Lizzy peaked at #12 on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, The movie “Sergeant Pepperʹs Lonely Heartʹs Club Band” starring Peter Frampton and the Bee Gees opened in a movie theater in New York City. Some consider it the worst rock movie ever made. Most of which asked why was this dreck ever made? It and the soundtrack were a total flop with the critics and fans since no sign of the actual Beatles were among the stars involved.

In 1979, “13 Queens Blvd.”, TV Comedy; last aired on ABC.

In 1979, “Candy-O” album by The Cars was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1979, “The Clash” album by The Clash was released

In 1971, "Godzilla vs. Hedorah" aka "Godzilla vs. the Smog Monster" was released in movie theaters in Japan.

In 1974, "Death Wish" was released in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

U.S. 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, “Baby, We Better Try To Get It Together” by Barry White peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “BLT” by Lee Oskar peaked at number 59 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Change Partners” by Stephen Stills peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Chicago” by Graham Nash peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Follow Me” by Mary Travers peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Foxy Lady” by The Crown Heights Affair peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Get Closer” by Seals And Crofts peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Got To Get You Into My Life” by The Beatles peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Hell Cat” by The Bellamy Brothers peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Need To Be In Love” by The Carpenters peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation)” by The Raiders peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Kiss And Say Goodbye” by The Manhattans peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Let Her In” by John Travolta peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Mare, Take Me Home” by Matthews' Southern Comfort peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Never Ending Song Of Love” by Delaney, Bonnie And Friends peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Solitary Man” by T.G. Sheppard peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Take The Money And Run” by Steve Miller Band peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Talking In Your Sleep” by Gordon Lightfoot peaked at number 64 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “The Boys Are Back In Town” by Thin Lizzy peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Last Time I Saw Her” by Glen Campbell peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Try Me, I Know We Can Make It” by Donna Summer peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Walk Away” by The James Gang peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Wild Horses” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, ✪ “Framed” by Cheech And Chong peaked at number 68 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, ✪ “Signs” by The Five Man Electrical Band peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Crazy About The La La La” by Smokey Robinson And The Miracles peaked at number 67 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Doing The Best That I Can” by Wednesday peaked at number 52 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Get It On” by Chase peaked at number 23 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Been Moved” by Andy Kim peaked at number 39 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Got Your Love” by Stratavarious peaked at number 62 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “In My Father's Footsteps” by Terry Jacks peaked at number 59 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Mother Nature's Wine” by Sugarloaf peaked at number 82 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Never Gonna Fall In Love Again” by Eric Carmen peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “She's Not Just Another Woman” by The 8th Day peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Summer Sand” by Tony Orlando And Dawn peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Talking In Your Sleep” by Gordon Lightfoot peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Tell Me” by Airlift peaked at number 40 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Resurrection Shuffle” by Tom Jones peaked at number 35 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Sounds Of Silence” by Peaches And Herb peaked at number 88 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “There Are Things” by Kurt And Noah peaked at number 76 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Vancouver Town '71” by Rolf Harris peaked at number 68 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Walk Away” by The James Gang peaked at number 31 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, ✪ “Back In The U.S.S.R.” by The Beatles peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, ✪ “One Piece At A Time” by Johnny Cash And The Tennessee Three peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “A Little Bit More” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Bang A Gong (Get It On)” by T. Rex peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Boston Tea Party” by The Sensational Alex Harvey Band peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Don't Go Breaking My Heart” by Elton John And Kiki Dee peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Hello Buddy” by The Tremeloes peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “It Only Takes A Minute” by 100 Ton And A Feather peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Me And You And A Dog Named Boo” by Lobo peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “River Deep, Mountain High” by The Supremes And The Four Tops peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Rock And Roll Music” by The Beach Boys peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Street Fighting Man” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Who'd She Coo?” by The Ohio Players peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “You Are My Love” by Liverpool Express peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, ✪ “Sixteen Tons / Who I Really Am” by The Don Harrison Band peaked at number 53 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Arms Of Mary / We Get Along” by Sutherland Brothers And Quiver peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Concrete And Clay / A Weekend In New England” by Randy Edelman peaked at number 79 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Me And You And A Dog Named Boo” by Lobo peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor KV 550 (First Movement) allegro molto” by Waldo de los Ríos peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Never Get Anybody / So Good So Fine” by Rockit peaked at number 91 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Never Gonna Fall In Love Again / There'll Come A Day” by Mark Holden peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Quick On The Draw / Straight Life” by Stars peaked at number 46 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, “Boogie Fever” by The Sylvers peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “C'mon Marianne” by Donny Osmond peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Devil Woman” by Cliff Richard peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, ✪ “Breaker, Breaker” by The Outlaws peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “After Sweet Memories” by Jack Jersey peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Ay Dolores” by Rita Hovink peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Don't Pull Your Love” by Hamilton, Joe Frank And Reynolds peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Every Day In Action” by Dizzy Man's Band peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Goodbye And Thank You” by Limousine peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “How Can You Mend A Broken Heart” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I'll Go Where Your Music Takes Me” by Jimmy James And The Vagabonds peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “My Resistance Is Low” by Robin Sarstedt peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Show Me The Way (Live)” by Peter Frampton peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Standing On The Inside” by Full House peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Virgin” by Brainbox peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “You To Me Are Everything” by The Real Thing peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Norway 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1971, ✪ “Chirpy Chirpy, Cheep Cheep” by Middle Of The Road peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland 1970s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, “Dolce amore mio” by I Santo California peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Did What I Did For Maria” by Tony Christie peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Lady Rose” by Mungo Jerry peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

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