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It was a year of wild diversity -- a year in which nonconformity was the official popstrological credo, as evidenced by the significant activity in the constellation Sui Generis. Elton John was not the only one-of-a-kind star from that constellation of incomparables to work his magic in the pop universe of 1975, for under his benevolent and nonjudgmental rule two more icons of individuality emerged: the unstoppable John Denver and the inexplicable Barry Manilow. When you consider that they were born at a time when millions of Americans who had never been within fifty miles of a working farm were walking around humming about haystacks and flapjacks under the influence of John Denver's Thank God I'm A Country Boy, it should be no mystery why the children of the Elton John generation are such enemies of traditional boundaries and barriers and such nonsticklers for plausibility in matters of identity construction.

BirthdatesBirthstar Birthsong
Jan 1-Jan 11Elton John Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Jan 12-Jan 18Barry Manilow Mandy
Jan 19-Jan 25The Carpenters Please Mr. Postman
Jan 26-Feb 1Neil Sedaka Laughter In The Rain
Feb 2-Feb 8Ohio Players Fire
Feb 9-Feb 15Linda Ronstadt You're No Good
Feb 16-Feb 22Average White Band Pick Up The Pieces
Feb 23-Mar 1The Eagles Best Of My Love
Mar 2-Mar 8Olivia Newton-John Have You Never Been Mellow
Mar 9-Mar 15Doobie Brothers Black Water
Mar 16-Mar 22Frankie Valli My Eyes Adored You
Mar 23-Mar 29Labelle Lady Marmalade
Mar 30-Apr 5Minnie Riperton Lovin' You
Apr 6-Apr 19Elton John Philadelphia Freedom
Apr 20-Apr 26B. J. Thomas (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song
Apr 27-May 17Tony Orlando and Dawn He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)
May 18-May 24Earth, Wind & Fire Shining Star
May 25-May 31Freddy Fender Before The Next Teardrop Falls
Jun 1-Jun 7John Denver Thank God I'm A Country Boy
Jun 8-Jun 14America Sister Golden Hair
Jun 15-Jul 12Captain and Tennille Love Will Keep Us Together
Jul 13-Jul 19Paul McCartney (and Wings) Listen To What The Man Said
Jul 20-Jul 26Van McCoy The Hustle
Jul 27-Aug 2The Eagles One Of These Nights
Aug 3-Aug 16The Bee Gees Jive Talkin'
Aug 17-Aug 23Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds Fallin' In Love
Aug 24-Aug 30KC and the Sunshine Band Get Down Tonight
Aug 31-Sep 13Glen Campbell Rhinestone Cowboy
Sep 14-Sep 20David Bowie Fame
Sep 21-Sep 27John Denver I'm Sorry
Sep 28-Oct 4David Bowie Fame
Oct 5-Oct 25Neil Sedaka Bad Blood
Oct 26-Nov 15Elton John Island Girl
Nov 16-Nov 22KC and the Sunshine Band That's The Way (I Like It)
Nov 23-Dec 13Silver Convention Fly Robin Fly
Dec 14-Dec 20KC and the Sunshine Band That's The Way (I Like It)
Dec 21-Dec 27The Staple Singers Let's Do It Again
Dec 28-Dec 31Bay City Rollers Saturday Night



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