Thursday 5 February 1970
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Forey Duckett NFL/WLAF cornerback/safety (New Orleans Saints and Jean-Marc Jaumin.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Venus by The Shocking Blue.
In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits.
The Party at Kitty and Stud's, directed by Morton Lewis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while The French Lieutenant'S Woman by John Fowles was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Baumwollpflücker.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 February 1970 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Forey Duckett NFL/WLAF cornerback/safety (New Orleans Saints: Scottish Claymores).
- Jean-Marc Jaumin: Belgian basketball player and coach.
- Darren Lehmann: Australian cricketer and coach.
- Rudy York: American baseball player and manager (d. 1970).
- WSCV TV channel 51 in Ft Lauderdale, Florida (IND) suspends broadcasting
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Shocking Blue - Venus
- The Jackson 5 - I Want You Back
- B.J. Thomas - Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
- Sly & the Family Stone - Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
- Tom Jones - Without Love (There Is Nothing)
- Dionne Warwick - I'll Never Fall In Love Again
- Eddie Holman - Hey There Lonely Girl
- Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love
- The Guess Who - No Time
- The Archies - Jingle Jangle
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