Historical Events on April 1, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bud Selig becomes CEO of Milwaukee Brewers

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono release hoax they are having dual sex change operations

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
  • Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club, headed by Bud Selig, purchases Seattle Pilots for $10,800,000
  • Serious riots continue in the Ballymurphy estate in Belfast between Catholic residents and the British Army

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Richard Nixon signs bill limiting cigarette advertisements from 1st Jan 1971

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon