Saturday December 12, 1970
US date format: 12/12/1970, UK date format: 12/12/1970
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 12, 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 Jennifer Connelly and Mädchen Amick.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to The Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson.
In UK I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds was in the top 5 hits.
My Name Is Trinity, directed by Enzo Barboni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while Inside The Third Reich by Albert Speer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 12, 1970?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 42 launched to study X-rays.
- Polish government proclaims price rise.
- A landslide in western Colombia leaves 200 dead.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 12, 1970?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- Brian Hyland - Gypsy Woman
- The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
- Santana - Black Magic Woman
- Badfinger - No Matter What
- Chicago - Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
- The Guess Who - Share The Land
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tears Of A Clown
- Stevie Wonder - Heaven Help Us All
- James Brown - Super Bad (Part 1 & Part 2)
- Wilson Pickett - Engine Number 9
- The Supremes - Stoned Love
- Chairman Of The Board - Pay To The Piper
- King Floyd - Groove Me
- The Presidents - 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love)
- Curtis Mayfield - (Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below We're All Going To Go
- Aretha Franklin - Border Song (Holy Moses)/You And Me
Sport Games on December 12, 1970
- Dallas Cowboys - Cleveland Browns : 6 - 2
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 12If December 12, 1970 is your birthday you're 49 years, 9 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 12 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 12, 1970?
On December 12, 1970 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is December 12, 1970?
On December 12, 1970 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 12, 1970?
On December 12, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 12, 1970?
On December 12, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 12, 1970?
On December 12, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 12, 1970?
On December 12, 1970 several famous people were born including, Jennifer Connelly, Mädchen Amick, Regina Hall.
Which famous people died on December 12, 1970?
Famous people died on December 12, 1970 include, Louis Zimmer Flem, Doris Blackburn.
What was the number one song in December 12, 1970?
The number one song in the week of December 12, 1970 was The Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson in US and I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds in UK.
What were the top hits on December 12, 1970?
The top hits on December 12, 1970 were The Tears Of A Clown by Smokey Robinson, I Think I Love You by The Partridge Family, Gypsy Woman by Brian Hyland in US and I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds, When I'm Dead And Gone by McGuinness Flint, Cracklin' Rosie by Neil Diamond in UK.