On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1970

Historical Events

  • Arthur Young resigns as Chief Constable of the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC)

Music releaseMusic Single

George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" single in the US

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
  • KNCT TV channel 46 in Belton/Killeen, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Oded Fehr, Israeli actor, born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • ZoĆ« Ball, British television and radio presenter, born in Blackpool, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Yusuf Bin Ishak, president of Singapore 1965-70, dies at about 60
1970 Highlights

About November 23, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius