Saturday November 14, 1970
US date format: 11/14/1970, UK date format: 14/11/1970
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 14, 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 Julie Caignault and David Wesley.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to I'll Be There by Jackson 5.
In UK Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort was in the top 5 hits.
Flap, directed by Carol Reed, 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 Timeslip.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 14, 1970?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
- DC-9 crashes in West Virginia, 75 killed
- Marshall University football team wiped out in air crash at Kenova West, Virginia.
- Southern Airways Flight 932 crashes in the mountains near Huntington, West Virginia, killing 75, including members of the Marshall University football team.
- Soviet Union enters ICAO, making Russian the fourth official language of organization.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 14, 1970?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun
- James Taylor - Fire And Rain
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- R. Dean Taylor - Indiana Wants Me
- Sugarloaf - Green-Eyed Lady
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- 100 Proof (Aged In Soul) - Somebody's Been Sleeping
- Brian Hyland - Gypsy Woman
- Bread - It Don't Matter To Me
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- James Brown - Super Bad (Part 1 & Part 2)
- Wilson Pickett - Engine Number 9
- Johnnie Taylor - I Am Somebody Part II
- The Presidents - 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love)
- Stevie Wonder - Heaven Help Us All
- Ann Peebles - Part Time Love
- Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tears Of A Clown
- Candi Staton - Stand By Your Man
- The Temptations - Ungena Za Ulimwengu (Unite The World)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 14If November 14, 1970 is your birthday you're 49 years, 10 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 26 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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