Sunday October 04, 1970
US date format: 10/4/1970, UK date format: 4/10/1970
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 4, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include BT (musician) and Hency Charles.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Ain't No Mountain High Enough by Diana Ross.
In UK Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles was in the top 5 hits.
The Great White Hope, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while Human Sexual Inadequacy by William H. Masters and Virginia E. Johnson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Timeslip.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 04, 1970?
- Kansas City Chiefs Jan Stenerud kicks 55-yard field goal
- Umps return after 1-day walkout in quest of higher wages
- WFYI TV channel 20 in Indianapolis, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting
- Herbert Schmidtz makes highest parachute jump from a tower by leaping from a 1,984-foot TV mast in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 04, 1970?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Diana Ross - Ain't No Mountain High Enough
- Aretha Franklin with The Dixie Flyers - Don't Play That Song
- Charles Wright - Express Yourself
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- Four Tops - Still Water (Love)
- The Whispers - Seems Like I Gotta Do Wrong
- 100 Proof Aged in Soul - Somebody's Been Sleeping
- The Moments - If I Didn't Care
- Clarence Carter - Patches
- The Spinners - It's A Shame
Sport Games on October 04, 1970
- Baltimore Colts - Boston Patriots : 14 - 6
- Dallas Cowboys - St. Louis Cardinals : 7 - 20
- Houston Oilers - Cincinnati Bengals : 20 - 13
- Kansas City Chiefs - Denver Broncos : 13 - 26
- Minnesota Vikings - Green Bay Packers : 10 - 13
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 04, 1970?
On October 04, 1970 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is October 04, 1970?
On October 04, 1970 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 04, 1970?
On October 04, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 04, 1970?
On October 04, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 04, 1970?
On October 04, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 04, 1970?
On October 04, 1970 several famous people were born including, BT (musician), Lucy Nusrala, Hency Charles.
Which famous people died on October 04, 1970?
Famous people died on October 04, 1970 include, Janis Joplin, George Frederick McKay.
What was the number one song in October 04, 1970?
The number one song in the week of October 04, 1970 was Ain't No Mountain High Enough by Diana Ross in US and Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles in UK.
What were the top hits on October 04, 1970?
The top hits on October 04, 1970 were Ain't No Mountain High Enough by Diana Ross, Lookin' Out My Back Door by Creedence Clearwater Revival, Candida by Dawn in US and Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Band Of Gold by Freda Payne, The Wonder Of You by Elvis Presley in UK.