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Events

  • 1981: European Cup Final, Liverpool v. Real Madrid.
  • 1982: FA Cup Final replay; John Peel & Debbie Harry TOTP
  • 1996: Doctor Who movie premiered on BBC One.

Charts

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

  • 1965: Sandie Shaw - Long Live Love (1/3)
  • 1975: Tammy Wynette - Stand By Your Man (3/3)
  • 1980: MASH - Theme from Mash (Suicide is Painless) (1/3)
  • 1986: Spitting Image - The Chicken Song (3/3)
  • 1990: Adamski - Killer (4/4)
  • 2001: DJ Pied Piper - Do You Really Like It (1/1)
  • 2007: Rihanna ft Jay-Z - Umbrella (2/10)
  • 2012: Fun ft Janelle Monae - We Are Young (1/1)
  • 2016: Drake ft. Wizkid & Zyla - One Dance (7/15)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1964: Alan Freeman. Cilla Black - You're My World
  • 1965: JS. Sandie Shaw - Long Live Love
  • 1971: Tony Blackburn. Dawn – Knock Three Times
  • 1976: JS. ABBA - Fernando.
  • 1982: John Peel (with Debbie Harry). Madness - House of Fun
  • 1993: Mark Franklin. Ace Of Base – All That She Wants
  • 2001: The 1981 Reunion (Special edition).
  • 2005: Reggie Yates. Oasis - Lyla.

Publications

Stamps

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