40 Years Ago Today….

40 years ago today, the Flyers won the Stanley Cup.  Here was the world back then:

Barbara Streisand won Grammy for Best Song with The Way We Were

Barbra Streisand – The Way We Were

Chinatown won the Academy Award for Best Picture

Chinatown (1974) Trailer

This dude was born:

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Ray Stevens had the #1 song in America with The Streak

The Streak – Ray Stevens


Marvin Hamlisch won the Grammy for Best New Artist

Marvin Hamlisch- Ice Castles

This dude, Denis Potvin, was NHL Rookie of the Year

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Marilyn Lange was the Playboy Pet of the Month 

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Bake McBride was the NL Rookie of the Year

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This was the top TV show:


And…..this guy was only 10 years old.

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Greg

Mayor of Jawnville. Sports-junkie, writer, observer of the absurd. I rarely wear a suit, but when I do it's a 40R. Juniata Park & North Catholic proud.

About Greg

Mayor of Jawnville. Sports-junkie, writer, observer of the absurd. I rarely wear a suit, but when I do it's a 40R. Juniata Park & North Catholic proud.
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