Monday 19 October 1970
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Benita Brooks and Chris Kattan.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I'll Be There by Jackson 5.
In UK Band Of Gold by Freda Payne was in the top 5 hits.
The Vampire Lovers, directed by Roy Ward Baker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roads to Freedom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
- Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
- Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
- Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
- Roman festivals - Armilustrium in honor of Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Tomate (Tomato) Day, twenty-eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Benita Brooks: Miss Alabama USA (1996).
- Chris Kattan: American comedian and actor.
- Caroline Catz: English actress.
- Andrew Griffiths: English politician.
- Lazaro Cardenas: President of Mexico (Born 1895).
- Rothschilds opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 505 performances
- Amdahl Corp forms at Sunnyvale, California
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Sport Games on 19 October 1970
- Washington Redskins - Oakland Raiders : 20 - 34
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