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Birthdays

Events

  • 1973: 500th Top of the Pops.
  • 1987: UK Top 40 goes out on Sunday for the first time.
  • 2008: New 6 Music weekend schedules.

Charts

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

  • 1967: Engelbert Humperdinck - The Last Waltz (5/5)
  • 1970: Freda Payne - Band of Gold (4/6)
  • 1977: David Soul - Silver Lady (1/3)
  • 1983: Culture Club - Karma Chameleon (3/6)
  • 1987: M/A/R/R/S - Pump Up the Volume (2/2)
  • 1992: The Shamen - Ebeneezer Goode (4/4)
  • 1998: B*Witched - Roller Coaster (2/2)
  • 2009: Taio Cruz - Break Your Heart (3/3)

Top of the Pops

host DJ and number one single.

  • 1973: 500th edition. JS, Tony Blackburn, Noel Edmonds & Kenny Everett. Simon Park Orchestra – Eye Level.
  • 1974: JS. Carl Douglas – Kung Fu Fighting .
  • 1979: David Jensen. The Police - Message In A Bottle.
  • 1984: Simon Bates & Richard Skinner. Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You.
  • 1990: Simon Mayo. Maria McKee - Show Me Heaven.
  • 1996: Tony Wright. Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany’s.
  • 2002: Lisa Snowdon. Will Young & Gareth Gates – The Long And Winding Road. 

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