Tuesday 30 December 1969
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head by B.J. Thomas.
In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits.
Angels and Demons, directed by Carlos Hugo Christensen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 30 December 1969 ?
- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
- Jeff Thomason: NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31).
- Michelle McGann in West Palm Beach: Florida, USA; golfer (1995 Sara Lee Classic).
- Anthuan Maybank in Georgetown: South Carolina, USA; 200 metre/400 metre runner.
- Dave England: American television personality.
- Jan Wehrmann: German footballer.
- Emmanuel Clérico: French race car driver
- Anthuan Maybank: American sprinter ad coach
- Shane McConkey: Canadian skier and BASE jumper (Born 1969)
- Jay Kay: English singer-songwriter (Jamiroquai)
- The Linwood bank robbery leaves two police officers dead.
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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
- The Jackson 5 - I Want You Back
- The Shocking Blue - Venus
- Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love
- Bobby Sherman - La La La (If I Had You)
- Steam - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
- Peter, Paul and Mary - Leaving on A Jet Plane
- Diana Ross and the Supremes - Someday We'll Be Together
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Down On The Corner
- Neil Diamond - Holly Holy
Make this date unforgettable
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?