Tuesday December 08, 1970
US date format: 12/8/1970, UK date format: 8/12/1970
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 8, 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 Me Me and Emi Wakui.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to The Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson.
In UK I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds was in the top 5 hits.
My Name Is Trinity, directed by Enzo Barboni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while Inside The Third Reich by Albert Speer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 08, 1970?
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 08, 1970?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- Brian Hyland - Gypsy Woman
- The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
- Santana - Black Magic Woman
- Badfinger - No Matter What
- Chicago - Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
- The Guess Who - Share The Land
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tears Of A Clown
- Stevie Wonder - Heaven Help Us All
- James Brown - Super Bad (Part 1 & Part 2)
- Wilson Pickett - Engine Number 9
- The Supremes - Stoned Love
- Chairman Of The Board - Pay To The Piper
- King Floyd - Groove Me
- The Presidents - 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love)
- Curtis Mayfield - (Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below We're All Going To Go
- Aretha Franklin - Border Song (Holy Moses)/You And Me
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Days to next December 08If December 08, 1970 is your birthday you're 49 years, 9 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 15 days.
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