Monday November 16, 1970

US date format: 11/16/1970, UK date format: 16/11/1970

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 16, 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 Martha Plimpton and Todd Wall. In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Think I Love You by The Partridge Family. In UK Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort was in the top 5 hits. Brewster McCloud, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970 while God Is An Englishman by R.F. Delderfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Timeslip.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
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Events

  • The Lockheed L-1011 Tristar flies for the first time.
  • Vietnam War: Lieutenant William Calley goes on trial for the My Lai massacre.
  • Luna program: The Soviet Union lands ''Lunokhod 1'' on Mare Imbrium (Sea of Rains) on the Moon. This is the first roving remote-controlled robot to land on another world, and is released by the orbiting Luna 17 spacecraft.
  • U.S. President Richard Nixon asks the U.S. Congress for US$155 million in supplemental aid for the Cambodian government (US$85 million is for military assistance to prevent the overthrow of the government of Premier Lon Nol by the Khmer Rouge and North Vietnam).
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Movies

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Brewster McCloud

Brewster McCloud

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Bud Cort, Shelley Duvall, Sally Kellerman, Michael Murphy

Bartleby

Bartleby

Directed by: Anthony Friedman

Starring: Paul Scofield, John McEnery, Thorley Walters, Colin Jeavons

Flap

Flap

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Claude Akins, Tony Bill, Shelley Winters

Dirty Dingus Magee

Dirty Dingus Magee

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Starring: Frank Sinatra, George Kennedy, Anne Jackson, Lois Nettleton

Ryan's Daughter

Ryan's Daughter

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Christopher Jones

Country: United States of America

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NFL

American Football
  • St. Louis Cardinals - Dallas Cowboys : 38 - 0
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TV Series

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Timeslip

Timeslip

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

UFO

UFO

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Josie and the Pussycats

Josie and the Pussycats

Directed by: Harry Elfont

Levaci

Levaci

Starring: Slavko Simic, Dragutin Dobricanin, Miodrag Andric, Radmila Savicevic

Tatort

Tatort

Days to next November 16

If November 16, 1970 is your birthday you're 49 years, 10 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 19 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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God Is An Englishman by R.F. Delderfield

God Is An Englishman

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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

The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart

The Crystal Cave

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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.

Inside The Third Reich by Albert Speer

Inside The Third Reich

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Speer, the Minister of Armaments and War Production under Hitler, the man who had kept Germany armed and the war machine running even after Hitler's mystique had faded, takes a brutally

Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway

Islands In The Stream

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A LATER CLASSIC FROM AMERICA'S PREMIER FICTION WRITER First published in 1970, nine years after Hemingway's death, this is the story of an artist and adventurer -- a man much like Hemingway himself.

Great Lion Of God by Taylor Caldwell

Great Lion Of God

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This classic, epic novel by the acclaimed novelist Caldwell, is a fascinating, moving and spiritual story about St. Paul, and the life and times of the Jews, Romans and early Christians

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 16, 1970?

On November 16, 1970 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is November 16, 1970?

On November 16, 1970 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 16, 1970?

On November 16, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 16, 1970?

On November 16, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 16, 1970?

On November 16, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 16, 1970?

On November 16, 1970 several famous people were born including, Martha Plimpton, Todd Wall, Logan Mader.

What was the number one song in November 16, 1970?

The number one song in the week of November 16, 1970 was I Think I Love You by The Partridge Family in US and Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort in UK.

What were the top hits on November 16, 1970?

The top hits on November 16, 1970 were I Think I Love You by The Partridge Family, We've Only Just Begun by Carpenters, I'll Be There by Jackson 5 in US and Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort, Voodoo Chile by Jimi Hendrix Experience, Patches by Clarence Carter in UK.


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