Historical Events In 1970
Friday, 18 September 2020
Nov 27 George Harrison releases 3 album set "All Things Must Pass" on this day in history.
Nov 27 Pope Paul VI wounded in chest during a visit to Philippines by a dagger-wielding Bolivian painter disguised as a priest in the year 1970.
Nov 28 On this day in history fritz v Unruh, writer, dies at 85
Nov 29 Robert Ruthenfranz, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 Independent People's Republic of South Yemen becomes the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen in the year 1970.
Dec 02 Environmental Protection Agency begins (Director William Ruckelshaus) in the year 1970.
Dec 02 Environmental Protection Agency begins (Director: William Ruckelshaus) in the year 1970.
Dec 05 A North Vietnamese newspaper declares that the country will not be intimidated by U.S. bombing threats in the year 1970.
Dec 06 On this day in history thomas S Power, USAF-gen (Raid on Tokyo-March 1945), dies at 65
Dec 07 In the year 1970 rube Goldberg, US cartoonist (Mike & Ike, Pulitzer 1948), dies at 87
Dec 07 On this day in history taizan Maezumi Roshi, head of LA Zen Center, receives dharma
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 in the year 1970.
Dec 09 In the year 1970 artem Mikoyan, Russian aircraft designer (MIG), dies at 65
Dec 12 Louis Zimmer, Flem clock maker (Jubelklok, Wonder Clock), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1970 small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 42 launched to study X-rays
Dec 13 In the year 1970 greg Chappell scores 108 on Test debut v England at the WACA
Dec 15 Ferryboat capsized in Korean Strait drowning 261 on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history soviet Venera 7 is first spacecraft to land on another planet (Venus)
Dec 16 The first successful landing on Venus (USSR) on this day in history.
Dec 17 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 in the year 1970.
Dec 18 On this day in history "Me Nobody Knows" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 587 perfs
Dec 21 In the year 1970 wUTV TV channel 29 in Buffalo, NY (IND) begins broadcasting
Dec 22 SS Commander Franz Stangl of Treblinka, sentenced to life in prison in the year 1970.
Dec 23 Charlie Ruggles, actor (Ruggles, Aesop-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 84 in the year 1970.
Dec 24 9 Jews are convicted in Leningrad of hijacking a plane in the year 1970.
Dec 24 On this day in history 9 Jews are convicted in Lenningrad of hijacking a plane
Dec 24 Walt Disney's "The Aristocats" is released on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1970 "Hello, Dolly!" closes at St James Theater NYC after 2844 performances
Dec 27 "Hello, Dolly!" closes on Broadway after a record 2,844 performances in the year 1970.
Dec 28 L Mendel Rivers, (Rep-D-SC), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history 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