Tuesday 24 March 1970
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lara Flynn Boyle in Davenport and Shannon Lemora in Baton Rouge.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel.
In UK Wand'rin' Star by Lee Marvin was in the top 5 hits.
The Sicilian Clan, directed by Henri Verneuil, 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 Die Reiter von Padola.
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Which were the important events of 24 March 1970 ?
- World Tuberculosis Day.
- Saint Simeon (died 1475)
- Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
- Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
- Lara Flynn Boyle in Davenport: Iowa, USA; actress (The Practice, The Temp, Twin Peaks).
- Shannon Lemora in Baton Rouge: Louisiana, USA; 1.5km runner.
- Marques Bragg: NBA forward (Minnesota Timberwolves).
- Jeff Lewis: Reality Star.
- Lara Boyle: American actress and producer.
- Sharon Corr: Irish singer-songwriter and violinist (The Corrs)
- Christopher Daniels: American wrestler and actor
- Judith Draxler: Austrian swimmer
- Erica Kennedy: American journalist and author (d. 2012)
- Mike Vanderjagt: Canadian Football League kicker (Toronto Argonauts).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
- The Beatles - Let It Be
- John Ono Lennon - Instant Karma (We All Shine On)
- The Jaggerz - The Rapper
- Edison Lighthouse - Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
- The Jackson 5 - ABC
- The Hollies - He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother
- Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In The Sky
- Chairmen Of The Board - Give Me Just A Little More Time
- Badfinger - Come And Get It
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