Tuesday March 24, 1970
US date format: 3/24/1970, UK date format: 24/3/1970
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 24, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Lara Flynn Boyle and Sharon Corr.
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.
Khilona, directed by Chander Vohra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while The Gang That Couldn'T Shoot Straight by Jimmy Breslin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Norman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 24, 1970?
- World Tuberculosis Day.
- Saint Simeon (died 1475)
- Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
- Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 24, 1970?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aretha Franklin - Call Me
- Brook Benton - Rainy Night In Georgia
- James Brown - It's A New Day (Part 1) & (Part 2)
- The Originals - The Bells
- Jr. Walker & The All Stars - Gotta Hold On To This Feeling
- Jackson 5 - ABC
- Doris Duke - To The Other Woman (I'm The Other Woman)
- Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
- Little Sister - You're The One-Part II
- The Delfonics - Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time)
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 24, 1970?
On March 24, 1970 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is March 24, 1970?
On March 24, 1970 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 24, 1970?
On March 24, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 24, 1970?
On March 24, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 24, 1970?
On March 24, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 24, 1970?
On March 24, 1970 several famous people were born including, Lara Flynn Boyle, Sharon Corr, Marques Bragg.
What was the number one song in March 24, 1970?
The number one song in the week of March 24, 1970 was Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel in US and Wand'rin' Star by Lee Marvin in UK.
What were the top hits on March 24, 1970?
The top hits on March 24, 1970 were Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel, Let It Be by The Beatles, Instant Karma (We All Shine On) by John Ono Lennon in US and Wand'rin' Star by Lee Marvin, Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon & Garfunkel, I Want You Back by The Jackson Five in UK.