Friday August 14, 1970US date format: 8/14/1970, UK date format: 14/8/1970
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Slava Dosedel and Arno Doornernik.
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 Such Good Friends by Lois Gould was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Irmãos Coragem.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1970 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Slava Dosedel: Czechoslovakia -- Tennis star.
- Alan Shearer: Athlete.
- Arno Doornernik: Soccer player (Roda JC).
- Susan Veasey: Wilmington, Delaware -- LPGA golfer...
- Trise Jackson: WNBA guard (LA Sparks).
- Kevin Cadogan: American singer-songwriter guitarist and...
- Steven Stills arrested for drug possession
- City University of New York inaugurates open admissions.
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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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