Sunday 14 December 1969
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye by Steam.
In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits.
Topaz, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while The House On The Strand by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 14 December 1969 ?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Scott Hatteberg: American baseball player and sportscaster.
- Archie Kao: American actor and producer.
- Arthur Numan: Dutch footballer and manager.
- Rogerick Green: NFL cornerback (Jacksonville Jaguars).
- Dave Nilsson in Brisbane: Australia; catcher (Milwaukee Brewers).
- Craig Jones in Nambour: Australia; Canadian Tour golfer (New Zealand Open-1994).
- Natascha McElhone: English actress
- La Strada opens / closes at Lunt Fontanne NYC for 1 performance
- Jackson Five made their 1st appearance on Ed Sullivan Show
- Bishen Bedi takes 7-98 (career-best) versus Australia at Calcutta.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- B.J. Thomas - Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
- Steam - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
- Peter, Paul and Mary - Leaving on A Jet Plane
- The Beatles - Come Together
- Diana Ross and the Supremes - Someday We'll Be Together
- R.B. Greaves - Take A Letter Maria
- Blood, Sweat and Tears - And When I Die
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Down On The Corner
- Stevie Wonder - Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday
- Mel And Tim - Backfield In Motion
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