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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

  • Anne Robinson (b.1944), Bryan Ferry (b.1945), John Foxx (b.1947), Olivia Newton-John (b.1948), Will Self (b.1961), Tracey Thorn (b.1961), Lysette Anthony (b.1963), Serena Williams (b.1981), James Blake (b.1988)

Events

  • 1969: The Beatles release Abbey Road.
  • 1969: BBC One - The Morecambe & Wise Show, A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • 1981: The Paul Daniels Magic Show, Game For A Laugh.
  • 1983: Riverside
  • 1987: Going Live! first broadcast
  • 1991: Top of the Pops, final show for Gary Davies & The Wizard.

Charts

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

  • 1971: The Tams - Hey Girl Don't Bother Me (3/3)
  • 1978: John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights (1/7)
  • 1993: DJ Jazzy Jeff - Boom! Shake the Room. (2/2)
  • 1999: Eiffel 65 - Blue (Da Ba Dee) (2/3)
  • 2004: Eric Prydz - Call On Me (2/5 n.c.)
  • 2010: Bruno Mars - Just The Way You Are (Amazing) (1/2 n.c.)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1968: Pete Murray. The Beatles - Hey Jude.
  • 1985: Janice Long & Dixie Peach. David Bowie & Mick Jagger - Dancing In The Street.
  • 1991: Gary Davies. Bryan Adams – (Everything I Do) I Do It For You. (end of an era - see page).
  • 1997: Jo Whiley. Elton John - Candle in the Wind.
  • 2003: Fearne Cotton & Reggie Yates. Black Eyed Peas - Where Is The Love?

Publications

Stamps

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