3rd of July, 1970

The 3rd of July, 1970, fell on a Friday. Day 184 of 1970. Decade: 1970s.

49 years, 10 months and 26 days have passed since the 3rd of July, 1970.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 3rd of July, 1970:

  • 112 people are killed when Dan-Air Flight 1903 crashes in Spain.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of July, 1970:

  • United States: The Love You Save - Jackson Five
  • United Kingdom: In The Summertime - Mungo Jerry

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 3rd of July, 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.

  • Willy Brandt.

    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.

  • Simon & Garfunkel - "Bridge over Troubled Water"

    "Bridge over Troubled Water" by Simon & Garfunkel would go on to win a Grammy for 1970's Song of the Year.

  • Patton

    "Patton" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1970.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 49 years, 10 months and 26 days have passed since the 3rd of July, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 3rd of July, 1970, will be 49 years of age.
  • People born in 1970 belong to the "Generation X" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 15807600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 3rd of July, 1970:

  • 16th of June, 1970: American football player Brian Piccolo passes away from cancer at the age of 26.
  • 5th of July, 1970: 109 people are killed when Air Canada Flight 621 crashes at Toronto International Airport.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 3rd of July, 1970, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1970 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 3rd of July, 1970 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Brady Bunch - Sitcom about a large family with six children.
  • Marcus Welby, M.D. - Medical drama television program.
  • Here's Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Columbo. - Crime drama television series starring Peter Falk as Columbo.

1970 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1970.

"The Clangers" - "Sesame Street" - "The Brady Bunch" - "Cattanooga Cats" - "The Perils of Penelope Pitstop" - "Dastardly and Muttley in Their Flying Machines" - "Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!" - "The Pink Panther Show" - "The Banana Splits" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" - "Skippy the Bush Kangaroo" - "Spider-Man" - "The New Adventures of Superman" - "JOT the Dot" - "Underdog" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "My Three Sons" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie"


1970 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1970:

  • G.I. Joe Adventure Team
  • Nerf Balls
  • Frisbee
  • Crissy (doll)
  • Clackers
  • Battleship (game)
  • Lite-Brite
  • Suzy Homemaker
  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • Army men
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of July:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on the 3rd of July, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 3rd of July, 1970 was probably conceived around the 23rd of September, 1969. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 3rd of July, 1970 is the 12th of April, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

3rd of July

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of July, 1970.

  • 18,228 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,574,899,200 seconds have passed since the 3rd of July, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,837,382,400 times.
  • Since the 3rd of July, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 812,647,987,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 262,483,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 135,441,331 steps. That's about 60,196 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,898,790 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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