Saturday April 04, 1970
US date format: 4/4/1970, UK date format: 4/4/1970
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 4, 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 Barry Pepper and Cagan Irmak.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel.
In UK Wand'rin' Star by Lee Marvin was in the top 5 hits.
A Man Called Horse, directed by Elliot Silverstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while The Peter Principle by Laurence J. Peter and Raymond Hull was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Norman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 04, 1970?
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- Firestone World Tournament of Champions won by Don Johnson.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 04, 1970?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
- The Beatles - Let It Be
- John Ono Lennon - Instant Karma (We All Shine On)
- The Jackson 5 - ABC
- Edison Lighthouse - Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
- Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In The Sky
- Frijid Pink - House Of The Rising Sun
- The Jaggerz - The Rapper
- Badfinger - Come And Get It
- Bobby Sherman - Easy Come, Easy Go
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jackson 5 - ABC
- Jr. Walker & The All Stars - Gotta Hold On To This Feeling
- Aretha Franklin - Call Me
- James Brown - It's A New Day (Part 1) & (Part 2)
- Little Sister - You're The One-Part II
- The Originals - The Bells
- Doris Duke - To The Other Woman (I'm The Other Woman)
- Brook Benton - Rainy Night In Georgia
- Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
- The Supremes - Up The Ladder To The Roof
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 04If April 04, 1970 is your birthday you're 50 years, 5 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 9 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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