Sunday January 04, 1970

US date format: 1/4/1970, UK date format: 4/1/1970

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 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 Josh Stamberg and Sean Lumpkin. In that special week of January 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. Moon Zero Two, directed by Roy Ward Baker, 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 Atakku no. 1.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Spaghetti Day
  • Ogoni Day
  • The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton

Events

  • New York City transit fare rises from 20 cents to 30 cents, new larger tokens used
  • Minnesota Vikings beat Cleveland Browns 27-7 in NFC championship game.
  • Walter Cronkite ends hosting weekly documentary.
  • Kansas City Chiefs beat Oakland Raiders 17-7 in AFC championship game.
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They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin, Susannah York, Gig Young

Country: United States of America

The Passion of Anna

The Passion of Anna

Directed by: Ingmar Bergman

Starring: Liv Ullmann, Bibi Andersson, Max von Sydow, Erland Josephson

Women in Love

Women in Love

Directed by: Ken Russell

Starring: Alan Bates, Oliver Reed, Glenda Jackson, Jennie Linden

Country: United States of America

The Sicilian Clan

The Sicilian Clan

Directed by: Henri Verneuil

Starring: Jean Gabin, Alain Delon, Lino Ventura, Irina Demick

Country: United States of America

Anne of the Thousand Days

Anne of the Thousand Days

Directed by: Charles Jarrott

Starring: Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold, Irene Papas, Anthony Quayle

Country: United States of America

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Sport Games on January 04, 1970

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NFL

American Football
  • Cleveland Browns - Minnesota Vikings : 7 - 27
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TV Series

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Atakku no. 1

Atakku no. 1

Manhunt

Manhunt

Directed by: Greg Barker

Look, Stranger

Look, Stranger

Directed by: Arielle Javitch

A Mézga család különös kalandjai

A Mézga család különös kalandjai

Starring: Endre Harkányi, Ilona Györi, Margit Földessy, Attila Némethy

Country: Hungary

Shock Theater

Shock Theater

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Books

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The Peter Principle by Laurence J. Peter and Raymond Hull

The Peter Principle

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“The Peter Principle has cosmic implications.”—New York TimesBack in 1969, Lawrence J. Peter created a cultural phenomenon with his brilliant, outrageous, hilarious, and all-too-true treatise on business and life, The Peter

The House On The Strand by Daphne du Maurier

The House On The Strand

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In this haunting tale, Daphne du Maurier takes a fresh approach to time travel. A secret experimental concoction, once imbibed, allows you to return to the fourteenth century.

The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton

The Andromeda Strain

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The United States government is given a warning by the pre-eminent biophysicists in the country: current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to

Fire From Heaven by Mary Renault

Fire From Heaven

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“Written with her usual vigor and imagination...Mary Renault has a great talent.”–The New York Times Book ReviewAlexander’s beauty, strength, and defiance were apparent from birth, but his boyhood honed those gifts

My Life With Jacqueline Kennedy by Mary Barelli Gallagher

My Life With Jacqueline Kennedy

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The Author, Mary Gallagher, is uniquely situated to understand the real woman beneath the goddess figure that the world made of Jacqueline Kennedy, having been her personal secretary for eight years.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 04, 1970?

On January 04, 1970 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is January 04, 1970?

On January 04, 1970 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 04, 1970?

On January 04, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 04, 1970?

On January 04, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 04, 1970?

On January 04, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 04, 1970?

On January 04, 1970 several famous people were born including, Josh Stamberg, Sean Lumpkin, Colin Scrivener.

Which famous people died on January 04, 1970?

Famous people died on January 04, 1970 include, Jean-Etienne Valluy.

What was the number one song in January 04, 1970?

The number one song in the week of January 04, 1970 was Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head by B.J. Thomas in US and Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris in UK.

What were the top hits on January 04, 1970?

The top hits on January 04, 1970 were Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head by B.J. Thomas, Leaving on A Jet Plane by Peter, Paul and Mary, Someday We'll Be Together by Diana Ross and the Supremes in US and Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris, Ruby Don't Take Your Love To Town by Kenny Rogers & The First Edition, Melting Pot by Blue Mink in UK.