Historical Events In 1970
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jan 01 "The Epoch" (Time 0 for UNIX systems, Midnight GMT) in the year 1970.
Jan 01 Afro-American Historical Calendar Series Established on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history revised calendar for Western (RC) Church goes into effect
Jan 02 Dutch premiere of musical "Hair" in Amsterdam in the year 1970.
Jan 02 Piotr Rytel, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1970.
Jan 02 On this day in history uS population is 293,200,000; Black population 22,600,000 (11.1%)
Jan 03 "Jimmy" closes at Winter Garden Theater New York City NY after 84 performances in the year 1970.
Jan 03 Marxist government takes over in Congo in the year 1970.
Jan 04 Beatles last recording session at EMI studios on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1970 new York City NY transit fare rises from 20¢ to 30¢, new larger tokens used
Jan 04 In the year 1970 walter Cronkite ends hosting weekly documentary
Jan 05 23,000 Belgian mine workers strike in the year 1970.
Jan 05 Joseph A Yablonski, candidate for United Mine Workers pres, murdered on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1970 joseph Yablonski, presidential candidate for the United Mine Workers, is found murdered at home with his wife and daughter.
Jan 05 Soap Opera "All My Children," premieres on ABC on this day in history.
Jan 07 Farmers sue Max Yasgur for $35,000 in damages caused by "Woodstock" on this day in history.
Jan 07 Robert [Harriot] Barrat, actor (Bad Lands, Go West), dies at 81 in the year 1970.
Jan 09 In the year 1970 constitution of Singapore enacted
Jan 10 In the year 1970 pavel Ivanovich Belyayev, USSR, cosmonaut (Voskhod II), dies at 44
Jan 11 On this day in history superbowl IV: KC Chiefs beat Minn Vikings, 23-7 in New Orleans Superbowl MVP: Len Dawson, Kansas City, QB
Jan 12 Biafran War ends, Biafra surrenders to Nigeria in the year 1970.
Jan 12 Blanche Stuart Scott, US pilot, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Boeing 747 makes its maiden voyage in the year 1970.
Jan 14 John J "Johnny" Murphy, US baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 61 in the year 1970.
Jan 14 The farewell concert of Diana Ross and the Supremes takes place at the Frontier Hotel in Las Vegas on this day in history.
Jan 15 Republic Biafra disbands/joins Nigeria on this day in history.
Jan 16 Armijn Pane, Indonesian writer (Djinak-djinak merpati), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 16 Colonel Kadhaffi becomes premier of Libya on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history curt Flood files a civil lawsuit challenging baseball's reserve clause
Jan 17 On this day in history aFL Pro Bowl West beats East 26-3
Jan 17 In the year 1970 billy Stewart, singer (I Do Love You), dies in auto-accident at 32
Jan 17 John M Burgess installed as bishop of Protestant Episcopals (Massachusetts) on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1970 david O McKay, 9th Mormon president, dies at 96
Jan 19 Dutch bishop says he is in favor of married priest on this day in history.