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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


Birthdays

  • Robert 'Evel' Knievel (b.1938, dec.), Peter Stringfellow (b.1940, dec.), Mark Gatiss (b.1966), Ziggy Marley (b.1968), Eminem (b.1972).

Events

  • 1963: The Beatles record I Want To Hold Your Hand
  • 1967: Memorial service for Brian Epstein at New London Synagogue
  • 1968: Black athletes protest
  • 2005: Playing the Angel released.
  • 2018: BBC i-player Radio is re-branded to BBC Sounds

Charts

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

  • 1971: Rod Stewart - Maggie May (3/5)
  • 1978: John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights (4/7)
  • 1993: Meat Loaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) (1/7)
  • 1999: Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle (2/2)
  • 2004: Eric Prydz - Call On Me (4/5 n.c.)
  • 2010: Cee-Lo Green - Forget You (2/2)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1968: JS. Mary Hopkin - Those Were The Days.
  • 1974: Noel Edmonds. Sweet Sensation – Sad Sweet Dreamer
  • 1985: Peter Powell & Mike Read. Jennifer Rush - The Power Of Love.
  • 1991: Tony Dortie & Mark Franklin. Bryan Adams – (Everything I Do) I Do It For You.
  • 1997: Jayne Middlemiss. Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight.
  • 2003: Richard Bacon & Margherita Taylor. Black Eyed Peas - Where Is The Love?

Publications

Stamps

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