Historical Events In 1970
Sunday, 03 July 2022
Aug 24 Bomb kills 1 at U of Wisconsin's Army Math Research Center in Madison in the year 1970.
Aug 26 Guitar guru Jimi Hendrix opens his Electric Ladyland recording studio in New York City on this day in history.
Aug 29 Black Panthers confront cops in Phila (1 cop killed) on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1970 mary Clare, dies at 76
Aug 30 On this day in history anna Casati, Italian marchesa, murdered at 41
Aug 31 In the year 1970 lonnie McLucas, a Black Panther activist, convicted
Aug 31 On this day in history uS defeats German FR for tennis' Davis Cup
Sep 01 In the year 1970 francois Mauriac, writer, dies
Sep 02 Allan Walker, actor/writer (Red Buttons Show), dies at 64 in the year 1970.
Sep 03 In the year 1970 al Wilson, "Blind Owl", guitarist/vocalist (Canned Heat), dies at 27
Sep 03 Green Bay Packers football coach Vince Lombardi dies in Washington DC on this day in history.
Sep 04 George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" single on this day in history.
Sep 04 James M Taylor, USAF/astronaut, dies at 39 in the year 1970.
Sep 05 On this day in history estimated 15 cm (6") of rainfall, Bug Point, Utah (state record)
Sep 06 Gerard Smithson, cricketer (Eng batsman against W Indies 1948), dies in the year 1970.
Sep 07 On this day in history donald Boyles sets record for highest paracute jump from a bridge, by leaping off of the 1,053' Royal George Bridge in Colorado
Sep 11 Chester Morris, actor (Diagnosis: Unknown), dies at 69 in the year 1970.
Sep 12 In the year 1970 uSSR launches Luna 16; returns samples from lunar Sea of Fertility
Sep 13 In the year 1970 iBM announces System 370 computer
Sep 14 Rudolph Carnap, German philosopher/mathematician, dies at 79 in the year 1970.
Sep 18 Jimi Hendrix, rock guitarist (Purple Haze), dies of an overdose at 27 on this day in history.
Sep 19 "Mary Tyler Moore" show premiers in the year 1970.
Sep 19 Greville Stevens, cricketer (10 Tests for England 1922-29), dies in the year 1970.
Sep 20 In the year 1970 luna 16 lands on Moon's Mare Fecunditatis, drills core sample
Sep 21 In the year 1970 "Monday Night Football" on ABC premiers (Browns beat Jets 31-21)
Sep 21 In the year 1970 gijsbert Friedhoff, architect (Wibautstrat tax office), dies
Sep 21 In the year 1970 luna 16 leaves the Moon
Sep 21 Monday Night Football, with Howard Cosell, Don Meredith and Keith Jackson calling the plays, makes its debut on ABC-TV in the year 1970.
Sep 22 Pres Nixon requests 1,000 new FBI agents for college campuses in the year 1970.
Sep 24 In the year 1970 the first Automated return of lunar sample by Luna 16
Sep 25 In the year 1970 efim Golishev, composer, dies at 73
Sep 27 In the year 1970 the final broadcast of The Original Amateur Hour occurs on CBS-TV. During its 22-year run, the show appeared on all three major networks.
Sep 28 In the year 1970 gamal' Abd al-Nassar, Egypt Pres (1953-70), dies of heart attack at 52
Sep 28 On this day in history intrepid (US) beats Gretel II (Aust) in 22nd America's Cup