Oct. 26, 1982 _ No. 1 Billboard pop hit: Who Can It Be Now? Men At Work. The song is the 12th No. 1 single to pose a question and the first of two No. 1 hits by the Australian group. 1978 _ No. 1 Billboard pop hit: Hot Child in the City, Nick Gilder. The song takes 20 weeks from the time it enters the Hot 100 to reach No. 1, longer than any single before it. 1965 _ Queen Elizabeth presents the Beatles with MBEs at Buckingham Palace. 1955 _ No. 1 Billboard pop hit: Autumn Leaves, Roger Williams.