Sunday May 10, 1970

US date format: 5/10/1970, UK date format: 10/5/1970

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 10, 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 Gina Philips and Gabriela Montero. In that special week of May people in US were listening to American Woman by The Guess Who. In UK Back Home by England World Cup Squad was in the top 5 hits. The Landlord, directed by Hal Ashby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970 while The Selling Of The President 1968 by Joe McGinniss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching For the Love of Ada.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Gordianus
  • Saint Isidore the Laborer
  • Saint John of Avila
  • Saint Job
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Events

  • Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open.
  • Stanley Cup: Boston Bruins sweep Saint Louis Blues in four games.
  • The Boston Bruins win their first Stanley Cup since 1941 when Bobby Orr scores a goal 40 seconds into overtime for a 4-3 victory which completed a four-game sweep of the St. Louis Blues.
  • Henry Marrow is murdered in a violent hate crime in Oxford, North Carolina.
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Movies

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The Landlord

The Landlord

Directed by: Hal Ashby

Starring: Beau Bridges, Lee Grant, Diana Sands, Pearl Bailey

Too Late the Hero

Too Late the Hero

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Michael Caine, Cliff Robertson, Ian Bannen, Harry Andrews

Landscape After Battle

Landscape After Battle

Directed by: Andrzej Wajda

Starring: Daniel Olbrychski, Stanislawa Celinska, Aleksander Bardini, Tadeusz Janczar

Barquero

Barquero

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

Starring: Lee Van Cleef, Warren Oates, Forrest Tucker, Kerwin Mathews

Getting Straight

Getting Straight

Directed by: Richard Rush

Starring: Elliott Gould, Candice Bergen, Robert F. Lyons, Jeff Corey

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TV Series

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For the Love of Ada

For the Love of Ada

Directed by: Ronnie Baxter

Norman

Norman

Directed by: Jonathan Segal

Disappearing World

Disappearing World

A Gordinha

A Gordinha

Personajes a trasluz

Personajes a trasluz

Days to next May 10

If May 10, 1970 is your birthday you're 50 years, 4 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 9 days.
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Books

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The Selling Of The President 1968 by Joe McGinniss

The Selling Of The President 1968

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The Selling of the President 1968 by Joe McGinniss 1970 Mass Market Paperback

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

Up The Organization by Robert Townsend

Up The Organization

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Although it was first published more than thirty-five years ago, Up the Organization continues to top the lists of best business books by groups as diverse as the American Management Association,

Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene

Travels With My Aunt

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"I met Aunt Augusta for the first time at my mother's funeral..." Described by Graham Greene as "the only book I have written just for the fun of it," Travels with My

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

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Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 10, 1970?

On May 10, 1970 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is May 10, 1970?

On May 10, 1970 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 10, 1970?

On May 10, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 10, 1970?

On May 10, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 10, 1970?

On May 10, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 10, 1970?

On May 10, 1970 several famous people were born including, Gina Philips, Gabriela Montero, Dallas Roberts.

What was the number one song in May 10, 1970?

The number one song in the week of May 10, 1970 was American Woman by The Guess Who in US and Back Home by England World Cup Squad in UK.

What were the top hits on May 10, 1970?

The top hits on May 10, 1970 were American Woman by The Guess Who, ABC by The Jackson 5, Let It Be by The Beatles in US and Back Home by England World Cup Squad, Spirit In The Sky by Norman Greenbaum, All Kinds Of Everything by Dana in UK.


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