Sunday March 01, 1970

US date format: 3/1/1970, UK date format: 1/3/1970

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 1, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Ray Crittenden and Stuart Thompson. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel. In UK Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Grows) by Edison Lighthouse was in the top 5 hits. The Things of Life, directed by Claude Sautet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970 while Mary Queen Of Scots by Antonia Fraser was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Manhunt.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
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Events

  • End of US commercial whale hunting.
  • Atje Keulen-Deelstra becomes world champion all-round ladies skater.
  • White government of Rhodesia declares independence from Britain.
  • Rhodesia severs its last tie with the United Kingdom, declaring itself a republic.

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Movies

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The Things of Life

The Things of Life

Directed by: Claude Sautet

Starring: Michel Piccoli, Romy Schneider, Gérard Lartigau, Jean Bouise

The Lawyer

The Lawyer

Directed by: Sidney J. Furie

Starring: Barry Newman, Harold Gould, Diana Muldaur, Robert Colbert

Airport

Airport

Directed by: George Seaton, Henry Hathaway

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, George Kennedy, Jean Seberg

Country: United States of America

Loving

Loving

Directed by: Irvin Kershner

Starring: George Segal, Eva Marie Saint, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

Le Boucher

Le Boucher

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Starring: Stéphane Audran, Jean Yanne, Antonio Passalia, Pascal Ferone

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TV Series

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Manhunt

Manhunt

Directed by: Greg Barker

Look, Stranger

Look, Stranger

Directed by: Arielle Javitch

Die Reiter von Padola

Die Reiter von Padola

Starring: Michael Ande, Karl-Josef Cramer, Dagmar Heller, Alexander May

David Nixon's Magic Box

David Nixon's Magic Box

Time for Joya!

Time for Joya!

Days to next March 01

If March 01, 1970 is your birthday you're 50 years, 6 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 1 day.
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Books

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Mary Queen Of Scots by Antonia Fraser

Mary Queen Of Scots

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Author of Marie AntoinetteShe was the quintessential queen: statuesque, regal, dazzlingly beautiful. Her royal birth gave her claim to the thrones of two nations; her marriage to the young French dauphin promised to place a third glorious crown on her …

Love & Will by Rollo May

Love & Will

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"An extraordinary book on sex and civilization....An important contribution to contemporary morality."―Newsweek The heart of man's dilemma, according to Rollo May, is the failure to understand the real meaning of love and will, their source and interrelation.

The French Lieutenant'S Woman by John Fowles

The French Lieutenant'S Woman

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Perhaps the most beloved of John Fowles's internationally bestselling works, The French Lieutenant's Woman is a feat of seductive storytelling that effectively invents anew the Victorian novel.

Mr. Sammlers Planet by Saul Bellow

Mr. Sammlers Planet

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“An enduring testament and prophecy.” –Chicago Sun-Times Mr. Artur Sammler, Holocaust survivor, intellectual, and occasional lecturer at Columbia University in 1960s New York City, is a “registrar of madness,” a refined

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 01, 1970?

On March 01, 1970 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is March 01, 1970?

On March 01, 1970 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 01, 1970?

On March 01, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 01, 1970?

On March 01, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on March 01, 1970?

On March 01, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 01, 1970?

On March 01, 1970 several famous people were born including, Stuart Thompson, Ray Crittenden, Lisa Eagen in Harlan.

Which famous people died on March 01, 1970?

Famous people died on March 01, 1970 include, Ed[uard] Hoornik, Lucille Hegamin.

What was the number one song in March 01, 1970?

The number one song in the week of March 01, 1970 was Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel in US and Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Grows) by Edison Lighthouse in UK.

What were the top hits on March 01, 1970?

The top hits on March 01, 1970 were Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel, Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) by Sly & the Family Stone, Travelin' Band by Creedence Clearwater Revival in US and Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Grows) by Edison Lighthouse, Let's Work Together by Canned Heat, Leavin' On A Jet Plane by Peter Paul & Mary in UK.


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