The 16th of March, 1970, fell on a Monday. Day 75 of 1970. Decade: 1970s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 16th of March, 1970:
Motown singer Tammi Terrell passes away after battling cancer.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of March, 1970:
United States: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
United Kingdom: Wand'rin Star - Lee Marvin
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 16th of March, 1970.
1970 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1970 were dominated by the likes of The Jackson 5, B. J. Thomas, The Beatles, The Carpenters, The Partridge Family, Simon & Garfunkel, Bread, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, George Harrison and Shocking Blue.
West Germany Chancellor Willy Brandt was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1970.
1970 in movies.
Movies released in 1970 included Love Story, MASH, Airport, Patton, Woodstock, Little Big Man, Ryan's Daughter, "Tora! Tora! Tora!", Chariots of the Gods, The Aristocats, The Conformist, A Man Called Horse and The Vampire Lovers.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of March:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of March, 1970.
18,082 days have passed since this date.
1,562,284,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of March, 1970.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,822,665,600 times.
Since the 16th of March, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 806,138,956,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 260,380,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 134,356,493 steps. That's about 59,714 miles!
Since this date, 18,747,418 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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