November 20th, 1970

November 20th, 1970, fell on a Friday. It was day 324 of 1970. The decade was the 1970s.

49 years, 8 months and 25 days have passed since November 20th, 1970.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 20th, 1970:

  • United States: I Think I Love You - Partridge Family
  • United Kingdom: Voodoo Child - Jimi Hendrix Experience

Take Me Back!

The date is November 20th, 1970 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder.

In America, the song I Think I Love You by Partridge Family is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Voodoo Child by Jimi Hendrix Experience is the number one hit song. Richard Nixon is currently the President of the United States.

It's 1970, so radio stations are playing hit songs from artists such as Elvis Presley, Mungo Jerry, Shocking Blue, Diana Ross, Simon & Garfunkel, The Jackson 5 and The Carpenters. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "Columbo.", "McCloud" and "The Odd Couple". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Spider-Man", "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood", "The Banana Splits" and "The Clangers".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Motorific (slot car toys)", "Clackers", "Nerf Balls" and "G.I. Joe Adventure Team".


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 November 20th, 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, 8 months and 25 days have passed since November 20th, 1970.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 47 of 1970.
  • Leap Year: 1970 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on November 20th, 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 27903600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around November 20th, 1970:

  • November 13th, 1970: An estimated 500,000 people are killed when a tropical cyclone hits Bangladesh.
  • November 14th, 1970: 75 people are killed when Southern Airways Flight 932 crashes near Huntington, West Virginia.
  • November 27th, 1970: Benjamin Mendoza attempts to assassinate Pope Paul VI.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 20th, 1970, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1970 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: November 20th, 1970 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.

Television Shows

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

  • The Odd Couple - Starring Tony Randall as Felix Unger and Jack Klugman as Oscar Madison.
  • The Mary Tyler Moore Show - Sitcom about a career-oriented woman who moves to Minneapolis after separating from her partner.
  • The Flip Wilson Show - Variety show hosted by Flip Wilson.
  • McCloud - A New Mexico deputy marshall gets assigned to Manhattan's 27th Precinct.
  • 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.
  • Bonanza - American Western series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

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" - "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 20th of November:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Richard Nixon was the President of the United States on November 20th, 1970.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on November 20th, 1970 was probably conceived around the 10th of February, 1970. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 20th, 1970 is the 30th of August, 1971. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about November 20th, 1970.

  • 18,166 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,569,542,400 seconds have passed since the November 20th, 1970.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,831,132,800 times.
  • Since November 20th, 1970, earth has travelled approximately 809,883,878,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 261,590,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 134,980,646 steps. That's about 59,991 miles!
  • Since this date, 18,834,509 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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