Sunday October 11, 1970

US date format: 10/11/1970, UK date format: 11/10/1970

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 11, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Constance Zimmer and Kelly Sims. 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. Le cercle rouge, directed by Jean-Pierre Melville, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970 while The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Timeslip.
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Le cercle rouge

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville

Starring: Alain Delon, Bourvil, Gian Maria Volontè, Yves Montand

Country: United States of America

The Only Way

Directed by: Bent Christensen

Starring: Ebbe Rode, Helle Virkner, Jane Seymour, Ove Sprogøe

The Wizard of Gore

Directed by: Herschell Gordon Lewis

Starring: Ray Sager, Judy Cler, Wayne Ratay, Phil Laurenson

The Great White Hope

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Starring: James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander, Lou Gilbert, Joel Fluellen

C.C. & Company

Directed by: Seymour Robbie

Starring: Joe Namath, Ann-Margret, William Smith, Jennifer Billingsley


Historical Events

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  • Eleven French soldiers are killed in a shootout with rebels in Chad.

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  • Anis Fuleihan: Cypriot-American pianist composer and...
Sport Games on October 11, 1970

Sport Games on October 11, 1970


    American Football
  • 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
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Cleveland Browns : 27 - 30
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TV Series

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Written by: James Boswell, Ruth Boswell

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Written by: Gerry Anderson, Sylvia Anderson

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Josie and the Pussycats

Directed by: Harry Elfont


Le donne balorde

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Crystal Cave

By: Mary Stewart

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.

The Secret Woman

By: Victoria Holt

With Over 100 Million Copies Sold, Victoria Holt is the Queen of Gothic Romance"I shall be back," he said"When?""Perhaps sooner than you think."He

Rich Man, Poor Man

By: Irwin Shaw

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The Lord Won'T Mind

By: Gordon Merrick

Prior to the publication of this beloved novel, nearly every gay novel and play seemed to end in suicide--or at least deep despair.

God Is An Englishman

By: R.F. Delderfield

This bestselling novel set in the ruthless world of Victorian commerce follows the fortunes of Adam Swann, a scion of an Army family and veteran of campaigns in the Crimea and

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