August 11, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Jim Bunning becomes 2nd (Cy Young) to win 100 games in both leagues
  • Tony Perez becomes 1st to hit a HR in red seats at Riverfront
  • Two Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are killed by the Irish Republican Army when they set off a booby trap bomb planted in a car near Crossmaglen, County Armagh