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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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.

But much more happened on November 1970: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1970?


Events

  • 01 Nov 1970 1st regular season Giants-Jets game, Giants win 22-10 at Shea
  • 02 Nov 1970 Cleveland Cavaliers lose by biggest margin-54 points (Philadelphia 76ers 141-87).
  • 03 Nov 1970 Bob Gibson wins NL Cy Young Award
  • 04 Nov 1970 Russian nuclear physicist Sacharov forms Human Rights Comittee
  • 05 Nov 1970 Vietnam War: The United States Military Assistance Command in Vietnam reports the lowest weekly American soldier death toll in five years (24).
  • 06 Nov 1970 Boog Powell wins AL MVP
  • 07 Nov 1970 Purlie closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 689 performances
  • 08 Nov 1970 Tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks NFL record 63-yard field goal.
  • 09 Nov 1970 Trial of Seattle 8 anti-war protesters begins
  • 10 Nov 1970 2 by 2 opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 343 performances
  • 11 Nov 1970 Baltimore Oriole Boog Powell wins AL MVP
  • 12 Nov 1970 240 km/h cyclone hits East Pakistan (Bangladesh); 3-500,000 die
  • 13 Nov 1970 Flooding ravages Ganges delta, 200,000-1 million killed
  • 14 Nov 1970 DC-9 crashes in West Virginia, 75 killed
  • 16 Nov 1970 The Lockheed L-1011 Tristar flies for the first time.
  • 17 Nov 1970 British newspaper Sun puts 1st pinup girl on pg 3 (Stephanie Rahn)
  • 18 Nov 1970 Joe Frazier KOs Bob Foster in 2 for heavyweight boxing title
  • 19 Nov 1970 Golden Gate Park Conservatory becomes a California state historical landmark.
  • 20 Nov 1970 UN General Assembly accepts membership of China PR
  • 21 Nov 1970 New York Knicks' first game against Cleveland Cavaliers, Knicks win 102-94 at Madison Square Gardens, New York.
  • 22 Nov 1970 Guinean president Sekou Toure accuses Portugal of an attack when hundreds of mercenaries land near the capital Conakry.
  • 23 Nov 1970 KNCT TV channel 46 in Belton / Killeen, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 24 Nov 1970 36th Heisman Trophy Award: Jim Plunkett, Stanford (QB)
  • 25 Nov 1970 Yankees catcher Thurman Munson wins AL Rookie of Year
  • 26 Nov 1970 B O Davis Sr, first American black general, dies at age 93 in Chicago, Illinois.
  • 27 Nov 1970 Carl Morton (18-11 for last-place Expos), receives NL Rookie of Year
  • 28 Nov 1970 58th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 23-10
  • 30 Nov 1970 George Harrison releases his triple album set All Things Must Pass

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Movies

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Ryan's Daughter

Ryan's Daughter

Release year: 1970

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Christopher Jones

Country: United States of America

The AristoCats

The AristoCats

Release year: 1970

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

Starring: Phil Harris, Eva Gabor, Sterling Holloway, Scatman Crothers

Country: United States of America

Brewster McCloud

Brewster McCloud

Release year: 1970

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Bud Cort, Shelley Duvall, Sally Kellerman, Michael Murphy

Flap

Flap

Release year: 1970

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Claude Akins, Tony Bill, Shelley Winters

Bartleby

Bartleby

Release year: 1970

Directed by: Anthony Friedman

Starring: Paul Scofield, John McEnery, Thorley Walters, Colin Jeavons

Books

Which were the most popular books released in November 1970?
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Rich Man, Poor Man by Irwin Shaw

Rich Man, Poor Man

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Vintage TV tie-in paperback

How You Can Profit From The Coming Devaluation by Harry Browne

How You Can Profit From The Coming Devaluation

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LESSONS FROM THE 1970s, MORE RELEVANT THAN EVER IN 2012, BY HARRY BROWNE

Inside The Third Reich by Albert Speer

Inside The Third Reich

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Speer, the Minister of Armaments and War Production under Hitler, the man who had kept Germany armed and the war machine running even after Hitler's mystique had faded, takes a brutally

The Wall Street Jungle by Richard Ney

The Wall Street Jungle

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The Wall Street Jungle [Jan 01, 1970] Ney, Richard ... B00005X4AX

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