Wednesday November 11, 1970, Veteran's Day

US date format: 11/11/1970, UK date format: 11/11/1970

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 11, 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 Lee Battersby and Jeff Ware. In that special week of November people in US were listening to I'll Be There by Jackson 5. In UK Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort was in the top 5 hits. Flap, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970 while The French Lieutenant'S Woman by John Fowles was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Timeslip.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
  • Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
  • Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
  • Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
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Events

  • Baltimore Oriole Boog Powell wins AL MVP

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Movies

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Flap

Flap

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Claude Akins, Tony Bill, Shelley Winters

Dirty Dingus Magee

Dirty Dingus Magee

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Starring: Frank Sinatra, George Kennedy, Anne Jackson, Lois Nettleton

Ryan's Daughter

Ryan's Daughter

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Christopher Jones

Country: United States of America

Scrooge

Scrooge

Directed by: Ronald Neame

Starring: Albert Finney, Alec Guinness, Edith Evans, Kenneth More

Husbands

Husbands

Directed by: John Cassavetes

Starring: Ben Gazzara, Peter Falk, John Cassavetes, Jenny Runacre

TV Series

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Timeslip

Timeslip

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Starring: Cheryl Burfield, Spencer Banks, Denis Quilley, Iris Russell

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

UFO

UFO

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Starring: Ed Bishop, Dolores Mantez, Michael Billington, Ayshea Brough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Josie and the Pussycats

Josie and the Pussycats

Directed by: Harry Elfont

Tournee

Tournee

Starring: Gerhart Lippert, Albert Venohr, Edith Schultze-Westrum, Harry Wüstenhagen

Grady

Grady

Days to next November 11

If November 11, 1970 is your birthday you're 49 years, 10 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 14 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The French Lieutenant'S Woman by John Fowles

The French Lieutenant'S Woman

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Perhaps the most beloved of John Fowles's internationally bestselling works, The French Lieutenant's Woman is a feat of seductive storytelling that effectively invents anew the Victorian novel.

The Wall Street Jungle by Richard Ney

The Wall Street Jungle

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The Wall Street Jungle [Jan 01, 1970] Ney, Richard ... B00005X4AX

The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart

The Crystal Cave

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Born the bastard son of a Welsh princess, Myridden Emrys -- or as he would later be known, Merlin -- leads a perilous childhood, haunted by portents and visions.

Inside The Third Reich by Albert Speer

Inside The Third Reich

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Speer, the Minister of Armaments and War Production under Hitler, the man who had kept Germany armed and the war machine running even after Hitler's mystique had faded, takes a brutally

Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway

Islands In The Stream

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A LATER CLASSIC FROM AMERICA'S PREMIER FICTION WRITER First published in 1970, nine years after Hemingway's death, this is the story of an artist and adventurer -- a man much like Hemingway himself.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 11, 1970?

On November 11, 1970 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is November 11, 1970?

On November 11, 1970 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 11, 1970?

On November 11, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 11, 1970?

On November 11, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 11, 1970?

On November 11, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 11, 1970?

On November 11, 1970 several famous people were born including, Lee Battersby, Lee Parkin Starsky, Jeff Ware.

What was the number one song in November 11, 1970?

The number one song in the week of November 11, 1970 was I'll Be There by Jackson 5 in US and Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort in UK.

What were the top hits on November 11, 1970?

The top hits on November 11, 1970 were I'll Be There by Jackson 5, We've Only Just Begun by Carpenters, Fire And Rain by James Taylor in US and Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort, Voodoo Chile by Jimi Hendrix Experience, Patches by Clarence Carter in UK.


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