What was the Number One Hit on the Day YOU were Born?

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  1. HelenaP

    HelenaP go luath.. céanna go luat Established Member Contributor

    "...Or try your life's theme song on the day you turned 18, or even the day you got married."


    Day I was born (US chart)- "He’s So Fine" - The Chiffons (man, I don't think I even know that song).

    In the UK- "How Do You Do It" - Gerry and The Pacemakers

    Day I turned 18- "Kiss On My List" - Daryl Hall & John Oates

    What a riot!
  2. Potato

    Potato poe-tay-toe Established Member

    Day 1:
    US: Kenny Loggins - Footloose
    UK: Lionel Richie - Hello
    AUS: Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun

    US: Jennifer Lopez - Ain't It Funny
    UK: Will Young - Anything Is Possible / Evergreen
    AUS: Kasey Chambers - Not Pretty Enough

    <---- Born in the '80's if you couldn't tell
  3. ratcat

    ratcat Member Established Member

    D.O.B Songs

    AUS - You're So Vain - Carly Simon
    UK - Cum On Feel The Noise - Slade
    US - Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack

    18th Party Songs (I don't think so)

    AUS - I've Been Thinking About You - Londonbeat
    UK - Do The Bartman - the Simpsons
    US - All The Man I Need - Whitney Houston
  4. Tic3

    Tic3 - Staff Member Moderator

    Day I was born:

    UK - Tired Of Waiting For You - The Kinks
    US - This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis &The Playboys
    AUS - I'll Never Find Another You - The Seekers

    18th Birthday:

    UK - Too Shy - Kajagoogoo
    US - Baby, Come To Me - Patti Austin & James Ingram
    AUS - Gloria - Laura Braniga

  5. HelenaP

    HelenaP go luath.. céanna go luat Established Member Contributor

    God, I am soooo old.
  6. wapazoid

    wapazoid Member

    Day I was born:

    UK: Sailing - Rod Stewart
    US: Fame - David Bowie
    AUS: Love Will Keep Us Together - The Captain & Tennille

    18th Birthday:

    UK: Mr Vain - Culture Beat
    US: Dreamlover - Mariah Carey
    AUS: I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That) - Meat Loaf
  7. Feather

    Feather Great Spirits's Lost Soul

    USA: I Got You Babe - Sonny & Cher
    UK: Help! - The Beatles
    AUS: Help! - The Beatles

    USA: Every Breath You Take - The Police
    UK: Give It Up - KC & The Sunshine Band
    AUS: Flashdance...What A Feeling - Irene Cara
  8. El Comandante

    El Comandante Merde! Established Member


    USA: Get Back - The Beatles

    "Jojo was a man who thought he was a loner
    But he knew it couldn't last
    Jojo left his home in Tucson, Arizona
    For some California grass"

    UK: Dizzy - Tommy Roe
    AUS: The Real Thing - Russell Morris


    USA: You Keep Me Hanging On - Kim Wilde
    UK: I Want To Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
    AUS: Slice Of Heaven - Dave Dobbyn with Herbs
  9. mountain_rage

    mountain_rage Zeropaids nipple Staff Member Moderator

  10. Spiritinthesky

    Spiritinthesky Member Established Member

    On the day Heather Mills was born Hello Goodbye by The Beatles was at No.1 in the UK.
    And Amy Winehouse – Red Red Wine by UB40
  11. Lord_of_the_Dense

    Lord_of_the_Dense Deicidic Chipmunk Revue Established Member

    Day 1 - I’ll Be There - The Jackson 5
    Year 18 - Red Red Wine - UB40
  12. kippies

    kippies Member

    Birthday- Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes) - Edison Lighthouse

    Day I turned 18- I Should Be So Lucky - Kylie Minogue

    That sucks I hate both those songs :devil2
  13. uselesscrap

    uselesscrap shud up shuttin up Established Member

    DOB: I’m Sorry - Brenda Lee

    When I turned 18: Shadow Dancing - Andy Gibb

    That makes me feel older all of a sudden.
  14. Spiritinthesky

    Spiritinthesky Member Established Member

    On the day Barack Obama was born it was Tossin’ And Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis

    George W. Bush had The Gypsy by The Ink Spots

    Bill Clinton - To Each His Own - Eddy Howard

    Hillary Clinton - Near You - Francis Craig
  15. laserguy010

    laserguy010 Member

    You guys are all young kids. This should make you all feel better!:icon_shak

    Day 1:
    US: Till I Waltz Again With You - Teresa Brewer
    UK: Don’t Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes - Perry Como
    AUS: Charts don't go back that far - Too Old!

    US: One Bad Apple - Osmonds
    UK: My Sweet Lord - George Harrison
    AUS: My Sweet Lord - George Harrison
  16. Andrew110

    Andrew110 Living life 1GB at a time Established Member

  17. topino

    topino Moviefreak at Large

    ABBA the record Supertrouber I think the melodie was, not sure, to old to remember ;)
  18. Tippytom

    Tippytom Member

    U.S: I Think I Love You - The Partridge Family.( Not happy about this but 12 years later I couldn't get Lori out of My mind and still can't. shes second only to Marsha)

    U.K: Voodoo Chile - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
    AUS: Lookin' Out My Back Door - Creedence Clearwater Revival

    US: Bad Medicine - Bon Jovi
    UK: First Time - Robin Beck
    AUS: Desire - U2
  19. wingnut2600

    wingnut2600 Reaping what I sow... Established Member

    I researched the Number One hit on John McCain's date of birth on the Wikipedia. The site given in the first post did not go back that far...

    He's OLD!
  20. addicted to BT

    addicted to BT Music is sexy!

    OMG!!!!! /me older than dirt!!!!!


    U.S: Venus - Frankie Avalon

    U.K: Side Saddle - Russ Conway

    AUS: Petite Fleur - Chris Barber's Jazz Band


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