Monday 14 December 1970
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to The Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson.
In UK I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds was in the top 5 hits.
Rio Lobo, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway 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 1970 ?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Nadine Garner: Australian actress.
- Anna Jopek: Polish singer-songwriter pianist and producer.
- Beth Orton: English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- Anna Maria Jopek: Polish singer.
- Bradford Banta: NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts).
- Grégory Anquetil: French team handball player, who competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics, where the French team placed 4th, and also at the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics. After his retirement from the sport, he provided commentary for handball matches for Canal plus.
- Franz Schlegelberger: German judge and politician Reich Ministry of Justice (d. 1970).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dawn - Knock Three Times
- Santana - Black Magic Woman
- Chicago - Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
- George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer
- Brian Hyland - Gypsy Woman
- The Supremes - Stoned Love
- Badfinger - No Matter What
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