Historical Events In 1970
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Nov 27 George Harrison releases 3 album set "All Things Must Pass" on this day in history.
Nov 27 Pope Paul VI wounded in chest during a visit to Philippines by a dagger-wielding Bolivian painter disguised as a priest in the year 1970.
Nov 28 On this day in history fritz v Unruh, writer, dies at 85
Nov 29 Robert Ruthenfranz, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history george Harrison releases his triple album set "All Things Must Pass"
Dec 01 On this day in history frank Smailes, cricketer (England pace bowler Test v India 1946), dies
Dec 01 Independent People's Republic of South Yemen becomes the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen on this day in history.
Dec 02 Environmental Protection Agency begins (Director William Ruckelshaus) in the year 1970.
Dec 02 In the year 1970 environmental Protection Agency begins (Director: William Ruckelshaus)
Dec 05 A North Vietnamese newspaper declares that the country will not be intimidated by U.S. bombing threats in the year 1970.
Dec 06 In the year 1970 thomas S Power, USAF-gen (Raid on Tokyo-March 1945), dies at 65
Dec 07 On this day in history rube Goldberg, US cartoonist (Mike & Ike, Pulitzer 1948), dies at 87
Dec 07 In the year 1970 taizan Maezumi Roshi, head of LA Zen Center, receives dharma
Dec 07 On this day in history the Canadian Royal Commission on the Status of Women released its report calling for legal reforms
Dec 08 Christopher K Ingold, English chemist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history artem Mikoyan, Russian aircraft designer (MIG), dies at 65
Dec 12 On this day in history louis Zimmer, Flem clock maker (Jubelklok, Wonder Clock), dies at 82
Dec 12 In the year 1970 small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 42 launched to study X-rays
Dec 13 Greg Chappell scores 108 on Test debut v England at the WACA on this day in history.
Dec 15 Ferryboat capsized in Korean Strait drowning 261 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1970.
Dec 18 On this day in history "Me Nobody Knows" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 587 perfs
Dec 21 In the year 1970 wUTV TV channel 29 in Buffalo, NY (IND) begins broadcasting
Dec 22 SS Commander Franz Stangl of Treblinka, sentenced to life in prison in the year 1970.
Dec 23 In the year 1970 charlie Ruggles, actor (Ruggles, Aesop-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 84
Dec 24 In the year 1970 9 Jews are convicted in Leningrad of hijacking a plane
Dec 24 In the year 1970 9 Jews are convicted in Lenningrad of hijacking a plane
Dec 24 In the year 1970 walt Disney's "The Aristocats" is released
Dec 27 "Hello, Dolly!" closes at St James Theater NYC after 2844 performances on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history "Hello, Dolly!" closes on Broadway after a record 2,844 performances
Dec 28 On this day in history l Mendel Rivers, (Rep-D-SC), dies at 65
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 in the year 1970.