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
The following elections occurred in the year 1970. 1970 Chilean presidential election Africa. 1970 Cameroonian parliamentary election; 1970 Cameroonian presidential ...
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.. In the 21st century, historians have increasingly portrayed the 1970s as a "pivot of change" in world history, focusing especially on the economic upheavals that followed the end of the postwar economic boom.
Presidential elections were held in Dahomey from 9 March to 28 March 1970. Voting took place "in one province at a time" in Dahomey's six departments. However, on 28 March, the ruling military council suspended further voting because of violence between supporters of the three main candidates.
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An election was held on 30 December 1967 to elect the President of Singapore. It was held following the death of Yusof Ishak , Singapore's first president, on 23 November 1970. Benjamin Sheares was unanimously elected by the Parliament of Singapore to his first four-year term as president.
We have had only three 70-year-old U.S. Presidents in office. Two of them, Dwight D. Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan, turned 70 while in office, and the other, Donald Trump, turned 70 before taking ...
The 1972 presidential election was the first since the ratification of the 26th Amendment, which lowered the voting age from 21 to 18. Within two years of the election, both Nixon and Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned from office: the former in August 1974, due to Watergate, the latter in October 1973, due to a separate corruption charge.
Presidential Election, 1992. Bill Clinton (Democrat) defeated George H. W. Bush (Republican) and Ross Perot (Independent). Perot drew more votes than any other third-party candidate since Theodore Roosevelt's campaign in 1912.
The 1976 United States presidential election was the 48th quadrennial presidential election. It was held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976. Democrat Jimmy Carter of Georgia defeated incumbent Republican President Gerald Ford from Michigan. Carter's win represented the lone Democratic victory in a presidential election held between 1968 and 1992.