Wednesday August 12, 1970US date format: 8/12/1970, UK date format: 12/8/1970
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charles Mesure and Hidetaka Yoshioka.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to (They Long To Be) Close To You by Carpenters.
In UK The Wonder Of You by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
House of Dark Shadows, directed by Dan Curtis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while Great Lion Of God by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Irmãos Coragem.
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- Charles Mesure: English-Australian actor and...
- Hidetaka Yoshioka: Japanese actor.
- Anthony Swofford: American soldier and author.
- Edouarde Castro: American child, diagnosed with terminal...
- Aleksandar Đurić: Bosnian footballer.
- Charles M. Blow: Journalist.
- Jim Schlossnagle: American baseball player and coach.
- Toby Perkins: English businessman and politician.
- Ali Shaheed Muhammad: Musician.
- Alison Inverarity: Australian high jumper (1992, 96...
- Curt Flood loses his $41 million antitrust suit against baseball
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You
- Bread - Make It With You
- Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours) - Stevie Wonder
- Eric Burdon and War - Spill The Wine
- Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime
- Edwin Starr - War
- Freda Payne - Band Of Gold
- Three Dog Night - Mama Told Me (Not To Come)
- Alive and Kicking - Tighter, Tighter
- The Temptations - Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
- Get Up (I Feel Like Being Like A) Sex Machine (Part 1) - James Brown
- Jr. Walker & The All Stars - Do You See My Love (For You Growing)
- Edwin Starr - War
- The Love You Save/I Found That Girl - Jackson 5
- Clarence Carter - Patches
- Johnnie Taylor - Steal Away
- Gene Chandler - Groovy Situation
- Tyrone Davis - I'll Be Right Here
- The Three Degrees - Maybe
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