Historical Events In 1970
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Jun 22 On this day in history pres Nixon signs 26th amendment (voting age lowered to 18)
Jun 23 Rocker Chubby Checker arrest for marijuana pocession in the year 1970.
Jun 24 In the year 1970 senate votes overwhelmingly to repeal Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Jun 28 In the year 1970 uSS James Madison (SSBN-627) completes conversion to Poseidon missile capability
Jun 29 In the year 1970 roman Ingarden, Polish philosopher (Studia philosophica), dies at 77
Jun 29 US ends 2 month military offensive into Cambodia in the year 1970.
Jun 30 On this day in history brazil beats Italy 4-1 in soccer's 9th World Cup at Mexico City
Jun 30 In the year 1970 t Smirnova discovers asteroid #2139 Makharadze
Jul 02 On this day in history jessie Street Australian civil rights activist, dies
Jul 02 In the year 1970 jessie Street, Australian civil rights activist, dies
Jul 03 200,000 attend Atlanta Pop Festival in the year 1970.
Jul 03 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #3702 in the year 1970.
Jul 04 In the year 1970 100 injured in race rioting in Asbury Park NJ
Jul 04 Chartered Dan-Air Comet crashes into mountains north of Barcelona, Spain killing 112 vacationing Britons in the year 1970.
Jul 04 Harold Vanderbilt America Cup winner (1930, 34, 37), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1970 harold Vanderbilt, America Cup winner (1930, 34, 37), dies at 85
Jul 05 Air Canada DC-8 crashes 7 miles from Toronto's airport killing 109 in the year 1970.
Jul 05 An Air Canada DC-8 en route from Montreal to Los Angeles makes a heavy landing at Malton AIrport, bounces and loses one starboard engine; in the pilot's attempt to take off and land again the other starboard engine falls off and the aircraft crashes 10 km west of Malton (Pearson International Airport) ; all 109 aboard killed on this day in history.
Jul 06 Marjorie Rambeau, dies at 80 in the year 1970.
Jul 07 Allen Lane [Williams], English publisher (Penguin Books), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1970 louise Harrison mother of Beatle George, dies
Jul 07 In the year 1970 marjorie Rambeau actress (Primrose Path, Torch Song), dies at 80
Jul 07 On this day in history sylvester Wiere comedian (Wiere Brothers-Ford Festival), dies at 60
Jul 12 On this day in history janis Joplin debuts in Kentucky
Jul 13 In the year 1970 building begins of Amsterdam metro
Jul 14 Preston Foster actor (Waterfront, Gunslinger), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history preston S Foster, actor (Waterfront, Gunslinger), dies at 69
Jul 15 In the year 1970 denmark beats Italy 2-0 in first world female soccer championship
Jul 17 30,000 attend Randall's Island Rock Festival, NYC on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history juano Hernandez, actor (St Louis Blues, Two Loves), dies at 74
Jul 18 On this day in history arthur Brown arrested for stripping on stage in Palemo Sicily
Jul 18 In the year 1970 lucien H d'Azambuja, Fren astronomer (chromosphere of Sun), dies at 86
Jul 18 Ron Hunt gets hit by a pitch for a record 119th time on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1970 willie Mays hits # 3,000