Historical Events In 1970
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Nov 27 In the year 1970 george Harrison releases 3 album set "All Things Must Pass"
Nov 27 Pope Paul VI wounded in chest during a visit to Philippines by a dagger-wielding Bolivian painter disguised as a priest on this day in history.
Nov 28 On this day in history fritz v Unruh, writer, dies at 85
Nov 29 In the year 1970 robert Ruthenfranz, composer, dies at 65
Nov 30 George Harrison releases his triple album set "All Things Must Pass" on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history frank Smailes, cricketer (England pace bowler Test v India 1946), dies
Dec 01 On this day in history independent People's Republic of South Yemen becomes the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen
Dec 02 Environmental Protection Agency begins (Director William Ruckelshaus) on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1970 environmental Protection Agency begins (Director: William Ruckelshaus)
Dec 05 On this day in history a North Vietnamese newspaper declares that the country will not be intimidated by U.S. bombing threats.
Dec 06 Thomas S Power, USAF-gen (Raid on Tokyo-March 1945), dies at 65 in the year 1970.
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 The Canadian Royal Commission on the Status of Women released its report calling for legal reforms on this day in history.
Dec 08 Christopher K Ingold, English chemist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Dec 09 Artem Mikoyan, Russian aircraft designer (MIG), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1970 louis Zimmer, Flem clock maker (Jubelklok, Wonder Clock), dies at 82
Dec 12 Small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 42 launched to study X-rays in the year 1970.
Dec 13 On this day in history greg Chappell scores 108 on Test debut v England at the WACA
Dec 15 In the year 1970 ferryboat capsized in Korean Strait drowning 261
Dec 15 Soviet Venera 7 is first spacecraft to land on another planet (Venus) on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1970 the first successful landing on Venus (USSR)
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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 "Me Nobody Knows" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 587 perfs in the year 1970.
Dec 21 On this day in history wUTV TV channel 29 in Buffalo, NY (IND) begins broadcasting
Dec 22 In the year 1970 sS Commander Franz Stangl of Treblinka, sentenced to life in prison
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 9 Jews are convicted in Lenningrad of hijacking a plane in the year 1970.
Dec 24 Walt Disney's "The Aristocats" is released in the year 1970.
Dec 27 "Hello, Dolly!" closes at St James Theater NYC after 2844 performances in the year 1970.
Dec 27 "Hello, Dolly!" closes on Broadway after a record 2,844 performances on this day in history.
Dec 28 L Mendel Rivers, (Rep-D-SC), dies at 65 in the year 1970.
Dec 28 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 on this day in history.