Sunday 26 July 1970
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kenny Wilhite and Joan Wasser.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to (They Long To Be) Close To You by Carpenters.
In UK In The Summertime by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits.
The Swimming Pool, directed by Jacques Deray, 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 La brigade des maléfices.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1970 ?
- Kenny Wilhite: CFL defensive back (Hamilton Tiger Cats).
- Joan Wasser: American singer-songwriter and violinist (The Dambuilders Those Bastard Souls and Antony and the Johnsons).
- Reds Johnny Bench hits 3 consecutive HRs of Phillies Steve Carlton
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You
- Three Dog Night - Mama Told Me (Not To Come)
- Freda Payne - Band Of Gold
- The Jackson 5 - The Love You Save
- Bread - Make It With You
- The Temptations - Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)
- Blues Image - Ride Captain Ride
- The Five Stairsteps - O-o-h Child
- Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)
- Melanie - Lay Down (Candles In The Rain)
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