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Birthdays

  • Alexei Sayle (b.1952),  Jimmy Wales (co-founder of Wikipedia, b.1966), Charlize Theron (b.1975).

Events

  • 1967: George Harrison in San Francisco.
  • 1971: Apollo 15 splashdown.
  • 1995: It's Great When You're Straight...Yeah, Alternative.
  • 2015: One Direction's fourth and final UK no.1

Charts

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

  • 1968: Tommy James & The Shondells - Mony Mony (2/3 n.c.)
  • 1973: Gary Glitter - I'm the Leader of the Gang (I Am) (3/4)
  • 1979: The Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays (3/4)
  • 1984: FGTH - Two Tribes (9/9)
  • 1988: Yaz - the Only Way Is Up. (2/5)
  • 1994: Wet Wet Wet - Love Is All Around (11/15)
  • 2005: James Blunt - You're Beautiful (4/5)
  • 2011: Cher Lloyd - Swagger Jagger (1/1)
  • 2015: One Direction - Drag Me Down (1/1)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1969: Pete Murray. Rolling Stones - Hoinky Tonk Women
  • 1975: JS. Typically Tropical - Barbados
  • 1980: Peter Powell & Elton John. Abba - The Winner Takes it All (first show after strike).
  • 1986: Mike Smith. Chris de Burgh - The Lady In Red
  • 1998: Jo Whiley. Spice Girls - Viva Forever.
  • 2005: Fearne Cotton & Richard Bacon. James Blunt - You're Beautiful

Publications

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