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Birthdays

Events

  • 1964: Rod Stewart releases debut single Good Morning Little Schoolgirl.
  • 1978: Blondie release Hanging On The Telephone.
  • 1986: Childwatch, Girls On Top.
  • 1995: Oasis release Wonderwall single; Royal Mail Christmas stamps issued.
  • 2005: Kate Bush enters UK Charts for the first time in 11 years.

Charts

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

  • 1968: Mary Hopkin - Those Were the Days (6/6)
  • 1973: David Cassidy - Daycreamer/Puppy Song (2/3)
  • 1979: Lena Martell - One Day At A Time (2/3)
  • 1984: Wham! - Freedom (3/3)
  • 1988: Enya - Orinoco Flow (2/3)
  • 1994: Pato Banton - Baby Come Back (2/4)
  • 2005: Westlife - You Raise Me Up (1/2)
  • 2011: Professor Green ft. Emili Sandé - Read All About It (1/2)
  • 2015: Adele - Hello (1/3)

Top of the Pops

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

  • 1969: Tony Blackburn. The Archies - Sugar Sugar.
  • 1975: Ed Stewart . Art Garfunkel – I Only Have Eyes For You.
  • 1980: Peter Powell & Colin Berry. Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
  • 1986: Janice Long. Nick Berry – Every Loser Wins.
  • 1998: Jamie Theakston. Cher - Believe.
  • 2005: Fearne Cotton & Richard Bacon. Westlife - You Raise Me Up.

Publications

Stamps

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