The 31st of May, 1970, fell on a Sunday. Day 151 of 1970. Decade: 1970s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 31st of May, 1970:
The 1970 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Mexico.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 31st of May, 1970:
United States: Everything Is Beautiful - Ray Stevens
United Kingdom: Back Home - England World Cup Squad
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 31st of May, 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.
1970 FIFA World Cup
The 1970 FIFA World Cup is taking place in Mexico. Brazil win the competition after defeating Italy 4-1.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 31st of May:
31st of May, 2004: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) is released in movie theaters.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 31st of May, 1970.
18,089 days have passed since this date.
1,562,893,200 seconds have passed since the 31st of May, 1970.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,823,375,400 times.
Since the 31st of May, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 806,452,891,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 260,482,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 134,408,815 steps. That's about 59,737 miles!
Since this date, 18,754,718 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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