1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1970th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 970th year of the 2nd millennium, the 70th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1970s decade.
The 1970s (pronounced "nineteen-seventies"; shortened to "the '70s ") was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on January 1, 1970, and ended on December 31, 1979.
June 22 – U.S. President Richard Nixon signs the Voting Rights Act Amendments of 1970, a measure lowering the voting age to 18. June 24 – The United States Senate repeals the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution. June 28 – U.S. ground troops withdraw from Cambodia. June 30 – Riverfront Stadium in Cincinnati opens. July
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The 1970s was the decade that started on January 1 1970, and ended on December 31 1979. Events. Throughout the decade: decolonization continued: Angola, Mozambique, Papua New Guinea, Oman, the Bahamas, and many other countries gained independence. 1970, December 15 – spaceship Venera 7 lands on Venus
The 1970s saw African-American audiences shift away from genres like rock and blues which had originally been invented and dominated by black musicians. While blues performers like B.B. King and Albert King remained successful, they changed to a mostly white audience. Soul, R&B, and funk became the predominate music styles among black artists and audiences.
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The following songs were featured in top of the chart for the highest total number of weeks during the 1970s. Weeks at number one Song Artist(s) 10
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 1970 FIFA World Cup was the ninth FIFA World Cup, the quadrennial international football championship for men's national teams. Held from 31 May to 21 June in Mexico, it was the first World Cup tournament staged in North America, and the first held outside Europe and South America.
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26 november – Sigfrid Siwertz, svensk författare och ledamot av Svenska Akademien 1932-1970 . 30 november – Nina Ricci , fransk modedesigner av italiensk härkomst. 6 december – Gusten Widerbäck , svensk konstnär .