Historical Events on September 13, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st NYC Marathon won by Gary Muhrcke in 2:31:38

Sport awardTennis Open

90th Men's U.S. Open: Ken Rosewall beats Tony Roche (2-6, 6-4, 7-6, 6-3)

Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ken Rosewall
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ken Rosewall
Tennis Player and Coach Tony Roche
Tennis Player and Coach
Tony Roche

Sport awardTennis Open

90th Women's U.S. Open: Margaret Court beats Rosemary Casals (6-2, 2-6, 6-1)

Tennis Player Rosemary Casals
Tennis Player
Rosemary Casals
  • IBM announces System 370 computer
  • Joanne Carner wins LPGA Wendell-West Golf Open
  • Palestine guerillas conquer Irbid Jordania