Historical Events In 1970
Friday, 04 December 2020
Feb 06 On this day in history roscoe Karns, actor (Capt Shafer-Hennesey), dies at 78
Feb 07 "Hollywood Palace," last airs on ABC TV in the year 1970.
Feb 07 In the year 1970 "Jingle Jangle" hits #10 on the pop singles chart by Archies
Feb 07 On this day in history uS female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn
Feb 07 In the year 1970 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood
Feb 09 World's first nerve transplant, in Germany on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1970 26.4 cm precipitation falls on Mount Washington NH (state record)
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 In the year 1970 26.37 cm (10.38") of rainfall, Mt Washington NH (state 24-hour record)
Feb 11 On this day in history emil Abranyi, composer, dies at 87
Feb 11 Japan joins the space race, by launching a satellite into earth orbit on this day in history.
Feb 11 Japan launches its first satellite into orbit on this day in history.
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 Andre Souris, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1970.
Feb 12 In the year 1970 three-month-old baby receives Canada's first successful liver transplant at Montreal's Notre-Dame Hospital
Feb 13 Herbert Strudwick, cricketer (28 Tests for Engld, ct 60 stp 12), dies in the year 1970.
Feb 13 In the year 1970 man-eating tiger is reported to have killed 48, 80 km from New Delhi
Feb 15 Ard Schenk becomes world champion all-round skater on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1970 dominican DC-9 crashes into sea at Santo Domingo, kills 102
Feb 15 In the year 1970 nationalists disrupt UN session on Congo
Feb 16 In the year 1970 joe Frazier KOs Jimmy Ellis in 5 for undisputed heavyweight boxing crown
Feb 17 Agnon, [SJ Czaczkes], Hebrew writer (Nobel 1966), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Feb 18 Desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian, dies at 94 in the year 1970.
Feb 18 On this day in history the Chicago Seven are found innocent of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic national convention.
Feb 18 In the year 1970 uS President Nixon launches "Nixon-doctrine"
Feb 19 On this day in history ralph Edward Flanders, (Sen-VT), dies at 89
Feb 19 USSR launches Sputnik 52 &Molniya 1-13 communications satellite in the year 1970.
Feb 20 On this day in history albert Louis Wolff, composer, dies at 86
Feb 21 Jackson 5 make TV debut on "American Bandstand" on this day in history.
Feb 21 Pathet Lao conquerors Xieng Khuang & Muong Suy in the year 1970.
Feb 23 In the year 1970 guyana becomes a republic (National Day)
Feb 23 Guyana gains independence in the year 1970.
Feb 23 In the year 1970 holy Eucharist given by women for first time in Roman Catholic service
Feb 24 29 Swiss Army officers die in avalanche (Reckingen, Switzerland) on this day in history.