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January

Birthdays

Events

  • 1971: The Liver Birds (S2)
  • 1974: Colditz (S2)
  • 1980: Simple Minds first radio session broadcast; Blake's Seven (S3)
  • 1985: Ken Bruce begins Breakfast Show on Radio 2.
  • 1986: Grange Hill (S9), Holiday 86
  • 2019: 2018 Cassette charts

Charts

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

  • 1965: The Betales - I Feel Fine (5/5)
  • 1973: Little Jimmy Osmond - Long Haired Lover From Liverpool (4/5)
  • 1975: Mud - Lonely This Christmas (4/4)
  • 1986: Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls (1/2)
  • 1990: NKOTB - Hanging Tough (1/2)
  • 1996: Michael Jackson - Earth Song (6/6)
  • 2001: Rui da Silva ft Cassandra - Touch Me (1/1)
  • 2007: Leona Lewis - A Moment Like This (3/4)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1965: Alan Freeman. The Beatles/Tony Hart – I Feel Fine.
  • 1971: Tony Blackburn. Clive Dunn - Grandad.
  • 1982: Peter Powell. The Human League - Don’t You Want Me
  • 1988: Simon Bates & Mike Read. Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind.
  • 1993: Tony Dortie. Whitney Houston – I Will Always Love You .
  • 2000: Jamie Theakston. Westlife – Seasons In The Sun.
  • 2005: Fearne Cotton & Reggie Yates. Steve Brookstein – Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) .
  • 2008: Top of the Pops: The True Story (BBC Four)

Publications

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