Historical Events In 1970
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Feb 06 In the year 1970 roscoe Karns, actor (Capt Shafer-Hennesey), dies at 78
Feb 07 In the year 1970 "Hollywood Palace," last airs on ABC TV
Feb 07 On this day in history "Jingle Jangle" hits #10 on the pop singles chart by Archies
Feb 07 US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn in the year 1970.
Feb 07 US male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood in the year 1970.
Feb 09 In the year 1970 world's first nerve transplant, in Germany
Feb 10 26.4 cm precipitation falls on Mount Washington NH (state record) on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history dry powder avalanche moving at 120 mph smashes into youth hostel killing 40 Belgian, French, & German youths (Val d'Isere, France)
Feb 11 On this day in history 26.37 cm (10.38") of rainfall, Mt Washington NH (state 24-hour record)
Feb 11 Emil Abranyi, composer, dies at 87 in the year 1970.
Feb 11 In the year 1970 japan joins the space race, by launching a satellite into earth orbit.
Feb 11 In the year 1970 japan launches its first satellite into orbit
Feb 11 John Lennon pays £1,344 fines for 96 protesting the South African rugby team playing in Scotland in the year 1970.
Feb 12 In the year 1970 andre Souris, composer, dies at 79
Feb 12 In the year 1970 three-month-old baby receives Canada's first successful liver transplant at Montreal's Notre-Dame Hospital
Feb 13 On this day in history herbert Strudwick, cricketer (28 Tests for Engld, ct 60 stp 12), dies
Feb 13 Man-eating tiger is reported to have killed 48, 80 km from New Delhi in the year 1970.
Feb 15 On this day in history ard Schenk becomes world champion all-round skater
Feb 15 Dominican DC-9 crashes into sea at Santo Domingo, kills 102 on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1970 nationalists disrupt UN session on Congo
Feb 16 In the year 1970 joe Frazier KOs Jimmy Ellis in 5 for undisputed heavyweight boxing crown
Feb 17 Agnon, [SJ Czaczkes], Hebrew writer (Nobel 1966), dies at 81 in the year 1970.
Feb 18 On this day in history desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian, dies at 94
Feb 18 The Chicago Seven are found innocent of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic national convention on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history uS President Nixon launches "Nixon-doctrine"
Feb 19 On this day in history ralph Edward Flanders, (Sen-VT), dies at 89
Feb 19 USSR launches Sputnik 52 &Molniya 1-13 communications satellite in the year 1970.
Feb 20 Albert Louis Wolff, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1970.
Feb 21 Jackson 5 make TV debut on "American Bandstand" in the year 1970.
Feb 21 On this day in history pathet Lao conquerors Xieng Khuang & Muong Suy
Feb 23 On this day in history guyana becomes a republic (National Day)
Feb 23 On this day in history guyana gains independence
Feb 23 On this day in history holy Eucharist given by women for first time in Roman Catholic service
Feb 24 29 Swiss Army officers die in avalanche (Reckingen, Switzerland) on this day in history.