Historical Events In 1970
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Aug 24 Bomb kills 1 at U of Wisconsin's Army Math Research Center in Madison in the year 1970.
Aug 26 Guitar guru Jimi Hendrix opens his Electric Ladyland recording studio in New York City on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1970 black Panthers confront cops in Phila (1 cop killed)
Aug 29 Mary Clare, dies at 76 in the year 1970.
Aug 30 On this day in history anna Casati, Italian marchesa, murdered at 41
Aug 31 In the year 1970 lonnie McLucas, a Black Panther activist, convicted
Aug 31 In the year 1970 uS defeats German FR for tennis' Davis Cup
Sep 01 In the year 1970 francois Mauriac, writer, dies
Sep 02 On this day in history allan Walker, actor/writer (Red Buttons Show), dies at 64
Sep 03 Al Wilson, "Blind Owl", guitarist/vocalist (Canned Heat), dies at 27 on this day in history.
Sep 03 Green Bay Packers football coach Vince Lombardi dies in Washington DC in the year 1970.
Sep 04 On this day in history george Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" single
Sep 04 On this day in history james M Taylor, USAF/astronaut, dies at 39
Sep 05 On this day in history estimated 15 cm (6") of rainfall, Bug Point, Utah (state record)
Sep 06 In the year 1970 gerard Smithson, cricketer (Eng batsman against W Indies 1948), dies
Sep 07 On this day in history donald Boyles sets record for highest paracute jump from a bridge, by leaping off of the 1,053' Royal George Bridge in Colorado
Sep 11 In the year 1970 chester Morris, actor (Diagnosis: Unknown), dies at 69
Sep 12 In the year 1970 uSSR launches Luna 16; returns samples from lunar Sea of Fertility
Sep 13 In the year 1970 iBM announces System 370 computer
Sep 14 In the year 1970 rudolph Carnap, German philosopher/mathematician, dies at 79
Sep 18 On this day in history jimi Hendrix, rock guitarist (Purple Haze), dies of an overdose at 27
Sep 19 In the year 1970 "Mary Tyler Moore" show premiers
Sep 19 In the year 1970 greville Stevens, cricketer (10 Tests for England 1922-29), dies
Sep 20 Luna 16 lands on Moon's Mare Fecunditatis, drills core sample on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history "Monday Night Football" on ABC premiers (Browns beat Jets 31-21)
Sep 21 Gijsbert Friedhoff, architect (Wibautstrat tax office), dies in the year 1970.
Sep 21 In the year 1970 luna 16 leaves the Moon
Sep 21 Monday Night Football, with Howard Cosell, Don Meredith and Keith Jackson calling the plays, makes its debut on ABC-TV on this day in history.
Sep 22 Pres Nixon requests 1,000 new FBI agents for college campuses on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1970 the first Automated return of lunar sample by Luna 16
Sep 25 Efim Golishev, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1970.
Sep 27 The final broadcast of The Original Amateur Hour occurs on CBS-TV. During its 22-year run, the show appeared on all three major networks on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history gamal' Abd al-Nassar, Egypt Pres (1953-70), dies of heart attack at 52
Sep 28 In the year 1970 intrepid (US) beats Gretel II (Aust) in 22nd America's Cup