Wednesday January 28, 1970

US date format: 1/28/1970, UK date format: 28/1/1970

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 28, 1970). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Chao-Bin Su and James Atkins. In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Want You Back by The Jackson 5. In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits. Zabriskie Point, directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970 while Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Atakku no. 1.
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Zabriskie Point

Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni

Starring: Mark Frechette, Daria Halprin, Paul Fix, G.D. Spradlin

Country: United States of America

Patton

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring: George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Stephen Young, Michael Strong

Country: United States of America

Start the Revolution Without Me

Directed by: Bud Yorkin

Starring: Gene Wilder, Donald Sutherland, Hugh Griffith, Jack MacGowran

The Bear and the Doll

Directed by: Michel Deville

Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Daniel Ceccaldi, Georges Claisse

Horror of the Blood Monsters

Directed by: Al Adamson

Starring: John Carradine, Robert Dix, Vicki Volante, Joey Benson

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas

TV Series

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Atakku no. 1

Manhunt

Directed by: Greg Barker

Look, Stranger

Directed by: Arielle Javitch

Wicked Women

The Kenneth Williams Show

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Books

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Travels With My Aunt

By: Graham Greene

"I met Aunt Augusta for the first time at my mother's funeral..." Described by Graham Greene as "the only book I have written just for the fun of it," Travels with My

The Gang That Couldn'T Shoot Straight

By: Jimmy Breslin

It was a big bestseller when it was originally published in 1969. It became a major motion picture that provided Robert DeNiro with his first film role.

In This House Of Brede

By: Rumer Godden

“A novel of sensitive dedication.” —The Atlantic Monthly“Rumer Godden deals precisely with the theme of the religious life . . . as representing ‘the heart of holiness of the Church.’

The Seven Minutes

By: Irving Wallace

The seven minute Irving Wallace's most controversial and explo¬sive novel to date, certain to stir up national debate from the moment of its publication.

The Selling Of The President 1968

By: Joe McGinniss

The Selling of the President 1968 by Joe McGinniss 1970 Mass Market Paperback


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