Historical Events In 1970
Sunday, 16 May 2021
Nov 27 George Harrison releases 3 album set "All Things Must Pass" on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1970 pope Paul VI wounded in chest during a visit to Philippines by a dagger-wielding Bolivian painter disguised as a priest
Nov 28 In the year 1970 fritz v Unruh, writer, dies at 85
Nov 29 In the year 1970 robert Ruthenfranz, composer, dies at 65
Nov 30 George Harrison releases his triple album set "All Things Must Pass" in the year 1970.
Dec 01 In the year 1970 frank Smailes, cricketer (England pace bowler Test v India 1946), dies
Dec 01 On this day in history independent People's Republic of South Yemen becomes the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen
Dec 02 In the year 1970 environmental Protection Agency begins (Director William Ruckelshaus)
Dec 02 On this day in history environmental Protection Agency begins (Director: William Ruckelshaus)
Dec 05 A North Vietnamese newspaper declares that the country will not be intimidated by U.S. bombing threats on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history thomas S Power, USAF-gen (Raid on Tokyo-March 1945), dies at 65
Dec 07 On this day in history rube Goldberg, US cartoonist (Mike & Ike, Pulitzer 1948), dies at 87
Dec 07 Taizan Maezumi Roshi, head of LA Zen Center, receives dharma in the year 1970.
Dec 07 In the year 1970 the Canadian Royal Commission on the Status of Women released its report calling for legal reforms
Dec 08 Christopher K Ingold, English chemist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history artem Mikoyan, Russian aircraft designer (MIG), dies at 65
Dec 12 In the year 1970 louis Zimmer, Flem clock maker (Jubelklok, Wonder Clock), dies at 82
Dec 12 On this day in history small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 42 launched to study X-rays
Dec 13 Greg Chappell scores 108 on Test debut v England at the WACA in the year 1970.
Dec 15 On this day in history ferryboat capsized in Korean Strait drowning 261
Dec 15 Soviet Venera 7 is first spacecraft to land on another planet (Venus) on this day in history.
Dec 16 The first successful landing on Venus (USSR) on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1970 the Beach Boys played to royalty at Royal Albert Hall in London. Princess Margaret was in attendance and shook the royal jewelry to such classics as Good Vibrations, I Get Around and Help Me, Rhonda.
Dec 18 "Me Nobody Knows" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 587 perfs in the year 1970.
Dec 21 WUTV TV channel 29 in Buffalo, NY (IND) begins broadcasting in the year 1970.
Dec 22 On this day in history sS Commander Franz Stangl of Treblinka, sentenced to life in prison
Dec 23 On this day in history charlie Ruggles, actor (Ruggles, Aesop-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 84
Dec 24 On this day in history 9 Jews are convicted in Leningrad of hijacking a plane
Dec 24 9 Jews are convicted in Lenningrad of hijacking a plane on this day in history.
Dec 24 Walt Disney's "The Aristocats" is released on this day in history.
Dec 27 "Hello, Dolly!" closes at St James Theater NYC after 2844 performances in the year 1970.
Dec 27 On this day in history "Hello, Dolly!" closes on Broadway after a record 2,844 performances
Dec 28 On this day in history l Mendel Rivers, (Rep-D-SC), dies at 65
Dec 28 Paul Rose, his brother Jacques Rose, and Francis Simard captured at 4;30 am in tunnel under farmhouse near Montreal; suspected FLQ terrorists, kidnappers and murderers of Quebec Labour Minister Pierre Laporte in the year 1970.