Historical Events In 1970
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Jun 22 Pres Nixon signs 26th amendment (voting age lowered to 18) on this day in history.
Jun 23 Rocker Chubby Checker arrest for marijuana pocession on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history senate votes overwhelmingly to repeal Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Jun 28 On this day in history uSS James Madison (SSBN-627) completes conversion to Poseidon missile capability
Jun 29 Roman Ingarden, Polish philosopher (Studia philosophica), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1970 uS ends 2 month military offensive into Cambodia
Jun 30 Brazil beats Italy 4-1 in soccer's 9th World Cup at Mexico City on this day in history.
Jun 30 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2139 Makharadze on this day in history.
Jul 02 Jessie Street Australian civil rights activist, dies in the year 1970.
Jul 02 On this day in history jessie Street, Australian civil rights activist, dies
Jul 03 In the year 1970 200,000 attend Atlanta Pop Festival
Jul 03 On this day in history l Chernykh discovers asteroid #3702
Jul 04 On this day in history 100 injured in race rioting in Asbury Park NJ
Jul 04 On this day in history chartered Dan-Air Comet crashes into mountains north of Barcelona, Spain killing 112 vacationing Britons
Jul 04 Harold Vanderbilt America Cup winner (1930, 34, 37), dies at 85 in the year 1970.
Jul 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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.
Jul 06 Marjorie Rambeau, dies at 80 in the year 1970.
Jul 07 In the year 1970 allen Lane [Williams], English publisher (Penguin Books), dies at 67
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 Sylvester Wiere comedian (Wiere Brothers-Ford Festival), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1970 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 On this day in history 30,000 attend Randall's Island Rock Festival, NYC
Jul 17 In the year 1970 juano Hernandez, actor (St Louis Blues, Two Loves), dies at 74
Jul 18 In the year 1970 arthur Brown arrested for stripping on stage in Palemo Sicily
Jul 18 Lucien H d'Azambuja, Fren astronomer (chromosphere of Sun), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1970 ron Hunt gets hit by a pitch for a record 119th time
Jul 18 In the year 1970 willie Mays hits # 3,000