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1970s

Big Events
*The popular band "The Beatles" announce they have disbanded.
*NASA's Apollo 13 Moon Mission returns to Earth successfully after abandoning its mission to the Moon after experiencing oxygen tank problems and an explosion.
*Forty-three nations ratify the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
*The United States invades Cambodia.
*The first jumbo-jet, the Boeing 747, makes its debut commercial flight from New York to London.

Top 20 Billboard Hits from the 1970s
1. "You Light Up My Life" - Debby Boone
2. "Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)" - Rod Stewart
3. "Le Freak" - Chic
4. "How Deep Is Your Love" - Bee Gees
5. "I Just Want To Be Your Everything" - Andy Gibb
6. "Silly Love Songs" - Wings
7. "Let's Get It On" - Marvin Gaye
8. "Night Fever" - Bee Gees
9. "Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree" - Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando
10. "Shadow Dancing" - Andy Gibb
11. "Stayin' Alive" - Bee Gees
12. "Hot Stuff" - Donna Summer
13. "You're So Vain" - Carly Simon
14. "Play That Funky Music" - Wild Cherry
15."My Sharona" - The Knack
16."Killing Me Softly With His Song" - Roberta Flack
17. "Best Of My Love" - The Emotions
18. "The Way We Were" - Barbra Streisand
19. "A Fifth Of Beethoven" - Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band
20. "I Will Survive" - Gloria Gaynor

10 Popular Cars of the 1970's
1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302
1970 Dodge Challenger
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
1970 AMC Rebel
1971 Datsun 240z
1972 Plymouth Road Runner
1974 BMW 202Tii
1977 Cadillac Coupe DeVille
1978 Porsche 911 Turbo
1979 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

Top 10 Dance Moves of the 1970s
Line Dancing
The Hustle
The Bump
The YMCA
The Funky Chicken
The Time Warp
The Disco Finger
The Robot
The Lawnmower
The Electric Slide

Top 10 Movies of the 1970's
Star Wars 1977
The Godfather Part II 1974
Alien 1979
Jaws 1975
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975
Apocalypse Now 1979
Rocky 1976
Chinatown 1974
Close Encounters of the Third Kind 1977
Taxi Driver 1976

Top 10 TV Shows of the 1970's
Saturday Night Live 1975 - today
M*A*S*H* 1972 - 1983
Columbo 1971 - 2003
Little House on the Prairie 1974 - 1983
The Dukes of Hazard 1979 - 1985
Dallas 1978 - 1991
WKRP in Cincinnati 1978 - 1982
The Love Boat 1977 - 1987
Happy Days 1974 - 1984
Three's Company 1974 - 1979

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Prices Bread .24
Eggs .61 dozen
Milk .66 half gallon
Bacon .95 pound
Potatoes .90 10 pounds
Gas .36 per gallon
House $17,000
Auto $3542
Average Income $9,870