What Happened on July 25, 1970

Historical Events

#1 in the Charts

Burt Bacharach and Hal David's song "(They Long to Be) Close to You" as sung by the Carpenters reaches #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Lord Nicholas Windsor, youngest son of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, born in King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London
1970 Highlights

About July 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (They Long To Be) Close To You - Carpenters
  • UK #1 Song: In The Summertime - Mungo Jerry