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1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985
1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991
1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

Birthdays

  • Craig McLachlan (1965),

Events

  • 1975: First episode of Angels.[1]
  • 1976: ABBA's Dancing Queen announced as the UK's new no.1 single.
  • 1988: Radio 1 goes FM from 12 noon; first Top of the Pops simulcast on BBC1 and Radio 1 FM Stereo.

Charts

as announced on this day, with no.1 single (new in bold). Click year for full chart.

  • 1966: The Beatles - Yellow Submarine/Eleanor Rigby (3/4)
  • 1976: ABBA - Dancing Queen (1/6)
  • 1982: Survivor - Eye of the Tiger (1/4)
  • 1991: Bryan Adams - Everything I Do.. (9/16)
  • 1996: Spice Girls - Wannabe (7/7)
  • 2002: Atomic Kitten - The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (1/3)
  • 2013: Ellie Goulding - Burn (3/3)
  • 2017: Taylor Swift - Look What You Made Me Do (1/3)

Top of the Pops

host DJ and number one single. Click year for show details

  • 1966: JS. The Beatles - Yellow Submarine (only)
  • 1977: Tony Blackburn. Elvis Presley - Way Down.
  • 1983: David Jensen & John Peel. UB40 - Red Red Wine.
  • 1988: Mark Goodier & Steve Wright. Yazz & The Plastic Population – The Only Way Is Up. (R1 FM stereo simulcast)
  • 1994: Claire Sturgess. Wet Wet Wet - Love Is All Around.
  • 2000: Jamie Theakston. Madonna - Music.

Publications

Stamps

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