Sunday November 22, 1970
US date format: 11/22/1970, UK date format: 22/11/1970
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 22, 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 Christine Blanc and Alison Korn.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 22, 1970?
- R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
- Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
- Family Day begins in 2005
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- Guinean president Sekou Toure accuses Portugal of an attack when hundreds of mercenaries land near the capital Conakry.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 22, 1970?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- James Taylor - Fire And Rain
- R. Dean Taylor - Indiana Wants Me
- Sugarloaf - Green-Eyed Lady
- 100 Proof (Aged In Soul) - Somebody's Been Sleeping
- Brian Hyland - Gypsy Woman
- Bobby Bloom - Montego Bay
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- James Brown - Super Bad (Part 1 & Part 2)
- Jackson 5 - I'll Be There
- Stevie Wonder - Heaven Help Us All
- Johnnie Taylor - I Am Somebody Part II
- Wilson Pickett - Engine Number 9
- The Presidents - 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love)
- Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tears Of A Clown
- Ann Peebles - Part Time Love
- Candi Staton - Stand By Your Man
- The Temptations - Ungena Za Ulimwengu (Unite The World)
Sport Games on November 22, 1970
- Baltimore Colts - Miami Dolphins : 17 - 34
- Boston Patriots - New York Jets : 3 - 17
- Buffalo Bills - Chicago Bears : 13 - 31
- Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 45 - 21
- Denver Broncos - New Orleans Saints : 31 - 6
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 22If November 22, 1970 is your birthday you're 49 years, 9 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 2 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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