Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1970 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1970
MCMLXX
Ab urbe condita2723
Armenian calendar1419
ԹՎ ՌՆԺԹ
Assyrian calendar6720
Baháʼí calendar126–127
Balinese saka calendar1891–1892
Bengali calendar1377
Berber calendar2920
British Regnal year18 Eliz. 2 – 19 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2514
Burmese calendar1332
Byzantine calendar7478–7479
Chinese calendar己酉年 (Earth Rooster)
4666 or 4606
    — to —
庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
4667 or 4607
Coptic calendar1686–1687
Discordian calendar3136
Ethiopian calendar1962–1963
Hebrew calendar5730–5731
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2026–2027
 - Shaka Samvat1891–1892
 - Kali Yuga5070–5071
Holocene calendar11970
Igbo calendar970–971
Iranian calendar1348–1349
Islamic calendar1389–1390
Japanese calendarShōwa 45
(昭和45年)
Javanese calendar1901–1902
Juche calendar59
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4303
Minguo calendarROC 59
民國59年
Nanakshahi calendar502
Thai solar calendar2513
Tibetan calendar阴土鸡年
(female Earth-Rooster)
2096 or 1715 or 943
    — to —
阳金狗年
(male Iron-Dog)
2097 or 1716 or 944
Unix time0 – 31535999

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.

Events

January

Main article: January 1970

February

Main article: February 1970

February 11: Ohsumi (satellite) launched

March

Main article: March 1970

April

Main article: April 1970

May

Main article: May 1970

June

Main article: June 1970

July

Main article: July 1970

August

Main article: August 1970

September

Main article: September 1970

October

Main article: October 1970

November

Main article: November 1970

December

Main article: December 1970

Date unknown

World population

World population
1970 1965 1975
World 3,692,492,000 3,334,874,000
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357,618,000
4,068,109,000
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375,617,000
Africa 357,283,000 313,744,000
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43,539,000
408,160,000
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50,877,000
Asia 2,143,118,000 1,899,424,000
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243,694,000
2,397,512,000
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254,394,000
Europe 655,855,000 634,026,000
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21,829,000
675,542,000
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19,687,000
Latin America 284,856,000 250,452,000
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34,404,000
321,906,000
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37,050,000
North America 231,937,000 219,570,000
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12,367,000
243,425,000
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11,488,000
Oceania 19,443,000 17,657,000
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1,786,000
21,564,000
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2,121,000

Births

Births
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

Heather Graham

February

Warwick Davis
Simon Pegg

March

Julie Bowen
Rachel Weisz
Queen Latifah
Elizabeth Mitchell
Vince Vaughn
Alenka Bratušek

April

Barry Pepper
Andrej Plenković
Q-Tip
Melania Trump
Andre Agassi
Uma Thurman

May

Bobby Cannavale
Tina Fey
Naomi Campbell
Jamie Kennedy
Joseph Fiennes

June

Gabby Giffords
Will Forte
Paul Thomas Anderson
Sean Hayes
Chris O'Donnell
Nick Offerman

July

Audra McDonald
Beck
Christopher Nolan

August

Anthony Anderson
River Phoenix
Claudia Schiffer
Melissa McCarthy
Queen Rania of Jordan

September

Darren Gough
Hwang Jung-min

October

Nicole Ari Parker
Matt Damon
Sadiq Khan
Chavo Guerrero Jr.

November

Ethan Hawke
Tonya Harding

December

Sarah Silverman
Mädchen Amick
Jennifer Connelly

Deaths

January–February

Max Born
Fritz Bayerlein
Bertrand Russell

March–April

William Beaudine
Ed Begley
Inger Stevens

May

Nelly Sachs
Terry Sawchuk

June

Prudencia Grifell
Sukarno

July

Bjarni Benediktsson

August

Otto Heinrich Warburg

September

Jimi Hendrix
Gamal Abdel Nasser

October

Janis Joplin

November

Charles de Gaulle
Yukio Mishima

December

William Slim

Nobel Prizes

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