Historical Events In 1970
Monday, 03 August 2020
Feb 06 In the year 1970 roscoe Karns, actor (Capt Shafer-Hennesey), dies at 78
Feb 07 In the year 1970 "Hollywood Palace," last airs on ABC TV
Feb 07 "Jingle Jangle" hits #10 on the pop singles chart by Archies on this day in history.
Feb 07 US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn in the year 1970.
Feb 07 In the year 1970 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood
Feb 09 World's first nerve transplant, in Germany in the year 1970.
Feb 10 26.4 cm precipitation falls on Mount Washington NH (state record) in the year 1970.
Feb 10 In the year 1970 dry powder avalanche moving at 120 mph smashes into youth hostel killing 40 Belgian, French, & German youths (Val d'Isere, France)
Feb 11 26.37 cm (10.38") of rainfall, Mt Washington NH (state 24-hour record) on this day in history.
Feb 11 Emil Abranyi, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Feb 11 Japan joins the space race, by launching a satellite into earth orbit in the year 1970.
Feb 11 Japan launches its first satellite into orbit on this day in history.
Feb 11 John Lennon pays £1,344 fines for 96 protesting the South African rugby team playing in Scotland on this day in history.
Feb 12 Andre Souris, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1970.
Feb 12 Three-month-old baby receives Canada's first successful liver transplant at Montreal's Notre-Dame Hospital in the year 1970.
Feb 13 In the year 1970 herbert Strudwick, cricketer (28 Tests for Engld, ct 60 stp 12), dies
Feb 13 In the year 1970 man-eating tiger is reported to have killed 48, 80 km from New Delhi
Feb 15 On this day in history ard Schenk becomes world champion all-round skater
Feb 15 Dominican DC-9 crashes into sea at Santo Domingo, kills 102 on this day in history.
Feb 15 Nationalists disrupt UN session on Congo in the year 1970.
Feb 16 Joe Frazier KOs Jimmy Ellis in 5 for undisputed heavyweight boxing crown in the year 1970.
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 In the year 1970 the Chicago Seven are found innocent of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic national convention.
Feb 18 On this day in history uS President Nixon launches "Nixon-doctrine"
Feb 19 Ralph Edward Flanders, (Sen-VT), dies at 89 on this day in history.
Feb 19 USSR launches Sputnik 52 &Molniya 1-13 communications satellite in the year 1970.
Feb 20 Albert Louis Wolff, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1970.
Feb 21 On this day in history jackson 5 make TV debut on "American Bandstand"
Feb 21 Pathet Lao conquerors Xieng Khuang & Muong Suy in the year 1970.
Feb 23 Guyana becomes a republic (National Day) on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1970 guyana gains independence
Feb 23 Holy Eucharist given by women for first time in Roman Catholic service in the year 1970.
Feb 24 In the year 1970 29 Swiss Army officers die in avalanche (Reckingen, Switzerland)