Thursday 29 January 1970
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Want You Back by The Jackson 5.
In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits.
Patton, directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 January 1970 ?
- Heather Graham in Milwaukee: Wisconsin, USA; actress (Drugstore Cowboy, Diggstown).
- Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore: Indian shooter.
- Jorg Hoffmann: German swimmer.
- Paul Ryan: American politician, a Republican congressman for Wisconsin's 1st district, first elected in 1998.
- Heather Graham: Movie Actress.
- Jörg Hoffmann: German swimmer
- Rajyavardhan Rathore: Indian target shooter and politician
- Mohammed Yusuf: Nigerian militant leader founded Boko Haram (d. 2009)
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Jackson 5 - I Want You Back
- The Shocking Blue - Venus
- B.J. Thomas - Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
- Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love
- Tom Jones - Without Love (There Is Nothing)
- Elvis Presley - Don't Cry Daddy
- Dionne Warwick - I'll Never Fall In Love Again
- Sly & the Family Stone - Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
- Diana Ross and the Supremes - Someday We'll Be Together
- Peter, Paul and Mary - Leaving on A Jet Plane
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