Sunday 11 October 1970
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kelly Sims and Nicole Jeray.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Cracklin' Rosie by Neil Diamond.
In UK Band Of Gold by Freda Payne was in the top 5 hits.
The Baby Maker, directed by James Bridges, 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 Roads to Freedom.
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Which were the important events of 11 October 1970 ?
- Kelly Sims: WLAF cornerback (Amsterdam Admirals).
- Nicole Jeray: Cook County, Illinois -- LPGA golfer (1995 Sprint Champ-22nd).
- Constance Zimmer: American actress.
- MC Lyte: Rapper.
- Chidi Ahanotu: NFL defensive end / defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs).
- Vanessa Harding: American wrestler
- Andy Marriott: English-Welsh footballer and manager
- Shin Tae-yong: South Korean footballer and coach
- Anis Fuleihan: Cypriot-American pianist composer and conductor (d. 1970).
- Eleven French soldiers are killed in a shootout with rebels in Chad.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Neil Diamond - Cracklin' Rosie
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- Dawn - Candida
- Diana Ross - Ain't No Mountain High Enough
- Free - All Right Now
- Bobby Sherman - Julie, Do Ya Love Me
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Lookin' Out My Back Door
- Sugarloaf - Green-Eyed Lady
- Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun
- Rare Earth - (I Know) I'm Losing You
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Sport Games on 11 October 1970
- Atlanta Falcons - Dallas Cowboys : 0 - 13
- Baltimore Colts - Houston Oilers : 24 - 20
- Boston Patriots - Kansas City Chiefs : 10 - 23
- Buffalo Bills - Pittsburgh Steelers : 10 - 23
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