Thursday April 30, 1970

US date format: 4/30/1970, UK date format: 30/4/1970

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on April 30, 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 Halit Ergenç and Brad Layton in Seymour. In that special week of April people in US were listening to ABC by The Jackson 5. In UK Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon & Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits. Landscape After Battle, directed by Andrzej Wajda, 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 For the Love of Ada.
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Holidays

  • Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
  • Mexico - Children's Day.
  • The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
  • Saint Pope Pius V
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Events

  • US troops invade Cambodia

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Movies

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The White Sun of the Desert

The White Sun of the Desert

Directed by: Vladimir Motyl

Starring: Anatoliy Kuznetsov, Pavel Luspekayev, Spartak Mishulin, Kakhi Kavsadze

Country: United States of America

The Things of Life

The Things of Life

Directed by: Claude Sautet

Starring: Michel Piccoli, Romy Schneider, Gérard Lartigau, Jean Bouise

The Boys in the Band

The Boys in the Band

Directed by: William Friedkin

Starring: Kenneth Nelson, Peter White, Leonard Frey, Frederick Combs

Le Boucher

Le Boucher

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Starring: Stéphane Audran, Jean Yanne, Antonio Passalia, Pascal Ferone

The Wild Child

The Wild Child

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: François Truffaut, Jean-Pierre Cargol, Françoise Seigner, Jean Dasté

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TV Series

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Norman

Norman

Directed by: Jonathan Segal

For the Love of Ada

For the Love of Ada

Directed by: Ronnie Baxter

Wicked Women

Wicked Women

Nase malo misto

Nase malo misto

Starring: Karlo Bulic, Asja Kisic, Boris Dvornik, Mise Martinovic

Crime of Passion

Crime of Passion

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Starring: Daniel Moynihan, Anthony Newlands, John Phillips

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Books

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Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene

Travels With My Aunt

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"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

A Beggar In Jerusalem by Elie Wiesel

A Beggar In Jerusalem

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When the Six-Day War began, Elie Wiesel rushed to Israel. "I went to Jerusalem because I had to go somewhere, I had to leave the present and bring it back to

Great Lion Of God by Taylor Caldwell

Great Lion Of God

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This classic, epic novel by the acclaimed novelist Caldwell, is a fascinating, moving and spiritual story about St. Paul, and the life and times of the Jews, Romans and early Christians

Mary Queen Of Scots by Antonia Fraser

Mary Queen Of Scots

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Author of Marie AntoinetteShe was the quintessential queen: statuesque, regal, dazzlingly beautiful. Her royal birth gave her claim to the thrones of two nations; her marriage to the young French dauphin promised to place a third glorious crown on her …

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 30, 1970?

On April 30, 1970 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is April 30, 1970?

On April 30, 1970 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on April 30, 1970?

On April 30, 1970 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 30, 1970?

On April 30, 1970 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on April 30, 1970?

On April 30, 1970 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 30, 1970?

On April 30, 1970 several famous people were born including, Halit Ergenç, Debbie D, Brad Layton in Seymour.

Which famous people died on April 30, 1970?

Famous people died on April 30, 1970 include, Inger Stevens, Hall Johnson, Jacob Presser.

What was the number one song in April 30, 1970?

The number one song in the week of April 30, 1970 was ABC by The Jackson 5 in US and Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon & Garfunkel in UK.

What were the top hits on April 30, 1970?

The top hits on April 30, 1970 were ABC by The Jackson 5, Let It Be by The Beatles, Spirit In The Sky by Norman Greenbaum in US and Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon & Garfunkel, All Kinds Of Everything by Dana, Spirit In The Sky by Norman Greenbaum in UK.