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Historical Events In 1970

Monday, 21 September 2020

Feb 06   Roscoe Karns, actor (Capt Shafer-Hennesey), dies at 78 on this day in history.  

Feb 07   On this day in history "Hollywood Palace," last airs on ABC TV  

Feb 07   "Jingle Jangle" hits #10 on the pop singles chart by Archies in the year 1970.  

Feb 07   US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn on this day in history.  

Feb 07   On this day in history uS male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood  

Feb 09   On this day in history world's first nerve transplant, in Germany  

Feb 10   26.4 cm precipitation falls on Mount Washington NH (state record) in the year 1970.  

Feb 10   Dry powder avalanche moving at 120 mph smashes into youth hostel killing 40 Belgian, French, & German youths (Val d'Isere, France) in the year 1970.  

Feb 11   26.37 cm (10.38") of rainfall, Mt Washington NH (state 24-hour record) on this day in history.  

Feb 11   Emil Abranyi, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.  

Feb 11   Japan joins the space race, by launching a satellite into earth orbit on this day in history.  

Feb 11   In the year 1970 japan launches its first satellite into orbit  

Feb 11   On this day in history john Lennon pays £1,344 fines for 96 protesting the South African rugby team playing in Scotland  

Feb 12   On this day in history andre Souris, composer, dies at 79  

Feb 12   Three-month-old baby receives Canada's first successful liver transplant at Montreal's Notre-Dame Hospital on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1970 ard Schenk becomes world champion all-round skater  

Feb 15   In the year 1970 dominican DC-9 crashes into sea at Santo Domingo, kills 102  

Feb 15   Nationalists disrupt UN session on Congo in the year 1970.  

Feb 16   Joe Frazier KOs Jimmy Ellis in 5 for undisputed heavyweight boxing crown in the year 1970.  

Feb 17   Agnon, [SJ Czaczkes], Hebrew writer (Nobel 1966), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1970.  

Feb 18   US President Nixon launches "Nixon-doctrine" on this day in history.  

Feb 19   Ralph Edward Flanders, (Sen-VT), dies at 89 in the year 1970.  

Feb 19   On this day in history uSSR launches Sputnik 52 &Molniya 1-13 communications satellite  

Feb 20   Albert Louis Wolff, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.  

Feb 21   On this day in history jackson 5 make TV debut on "American Bandstand"  

Feb 21   In the year 1970 pathet Lao conquerors Xieng Khuang & Muong Suy  

Feb 23   Guyana becomes a republic (National Day) on this day in history.  

Feb 23   Guyana gains independence on this day in history.  

Feb 23   Holy Eucharist given by women for first time in Roman Catholic service in the year 1970.  

Feb 24   In the year 1970 29 Swiss Army officers die in avalanche (Reckingen, Switzerland)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1970

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1970 birth of aleksandr Shimin, hockey goaltender (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)  

Jan 02   Anthony Stuart, cricketer (Australian ODI pace bowler, hat trick 1997) was born in the year 1970.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of glenn Cadrez, NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)  

Jan 02   Royce Clayton, Burbank CA, infielder (SF Giants, St Louis Cardinals) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of robert Fertitta, American opera singer  

Jan 02   Sanda Ladoşi, Romanian singer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   James Brown, NFL tackle (NY Jets) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1970 birth of tony Farmer, NBA forward (Charlotte Hornets)  

Famous Deaths In 1970

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Piotr Rytel, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1970.  

Jan 03   On this day in history death of gladys Aylward, British missionary in China; portrayed by Ingrid Bergman in The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (b. 1902)  

Jan 04   Jean-Étienne Valluy, French general (b. 1899) died on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1970 death of joseph A Yablonski, candidate for United Mine Workers pres, murdered  

Jan 07   Robert [Harriot] Barrat, actor (Bad Lands, Go West), dies at 81 in the year 1970.  

Jan 08   In the year 1970 death of georges Guibourg, French performer (b. 1891)  

Jan 10   In the year 1970 pavel Ivanovich Belyayev, USSR, cosmonaut (Voskhod II), dies at 44  

Jan 12   On this day in history blanche Stuart Scott, US pilot, dies at 84  

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