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1964 1965 1966 1967
1968 1969 1970 1971 1972
1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978
1979 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 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
06 May
May 08 May

Birthdays

  • Richard O'Sullivan (b.1944), Anne Dudley (b.1956).

Events

  • 1977: 22nd Eurovision Song Contest held in London.
  • 1982: IBM releases PC-DOS version 1.1
  • 1995: Jacques Chirac wins French presidential election
  • 2000: Vladimir Putin is sworn in as president of Russia for the first time.
  • 2005: Chelsea FC win the Premier League.
  • 2008: Dmitry Medvedev is sworn in as the 3rd President of the Russian Federation
  • 2012: Vladimir Putin sworn in for third six-year term as President of Russia
  • 2015: UK General Elections.
  • 2017: Emmanuel Macron wins France's presidential election.
  • 2018: Vladimir Putin is sworn in for a fourth term as Russian president 

Charts

year (click for full chart), with no.1 single (new in bold)

  • 1964: The Searchers - Don't Throw Your Love Away (1/2)
  • 1969: The Beatles with Billy Preston - Get Back (3/6)
  • 1972: Royal Scots Dragoon Guards - Amazing Grace (5/5)
  • 1974: ABBA - Waterloo (2/2)
  • 1985: Paul Hardcastle - 19 (1/5)
  • 1989: Kylie Minogue - Hand On Your Heart (1/1)
  • 1995: Livin' Joy - Dreamer (1/1)
  • 2000: Britney Spears - Oops I Did It Again! (1/1)
  • 2006: Gnarls Barkley - Crazy (6/9)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1970: JS. Norman Greenbaum – Spirit In The Sky
  • 1981: Peter Powell. Adam & The Ants - Stand and Deliver.
  • 1987: Mike Smith. Starship - Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now.
  • 1992: Adrian Rose & Femi Oke. KWS - Please Don't Go.
  • 1999:  Kate Thornton. Westlife - Swear It Again.
  • 2004: Tim Kash & Reggie Yates. Eamon - I Don’t Want You Back.

Publications

Stamps

  • 1980: London Landmarks.

Stamps

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