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Thursday 17 December 1970

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Benedictine and Earl Dotson. 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. El Topo, directed by Alexandro Jodorowsky, 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 Levaci.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Timeslip

Written by: James Boswell, Ruth Boswell

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Menace

Starring: David Wood, John Wentworth, Sheila Fearn, Sheila Hancock

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Odd Couple

Written by: Jerry Belson, Garry Marshall

Starring: Tony Randall, Jack Klugman, Al Molinaro

Country: United States

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Mary Tyler Moore

Written by: James L. Brooks, Allan Burns

Starring: Mary Tyler Moore, Gavin MacLeod, Edward Asner, Ted Knight

Country: United States

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UFO

Written by: Gerry Anderson, Sylvia Anderson

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Rio Lobo

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Wayne, Jorge Rivero, Jennifer O'Neill

Country: United States

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Love Story

Directed by: Arthur Hiller

Starring: Ali MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal, John Marley

Country: United States

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Little Big Man

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Chief Dan George

Country: United States

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The AristoCats

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

Starring: Phil Harris, Eva Gabor, Sterling Holloway

Country: United States

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Angel Unchained

Directed by: Lee Madden

Starring: Don Stroud, Luke Askew, Larry Bishop

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 December 1970 ?

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Facts:
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Gdansk, Poland shipworkers strike.
  • Polish 1970 protests: In Gdynia soldiers fire at workers emerging from trains, killing dozens.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1970?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: U.S. Inflation -- Dec. 14, 1970
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8208
  • Life: Model with health food

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Inside The Third Reich

By: Albert Speer

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

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The Child From The Sea

By: Elizabeth Goudge

Against the pomp and pageantry of turbulent seventeenth-century England, Elizabeth Goudge weaves the poignant tale of Lucy Walter, the proud and beautiful secret wife of Charles II.

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Passenger To Frankfurt

By: Agatha Christie

The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable

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Rich Man, Poor Man

By: Irwin Shaw

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