December 7, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Taizan Maezumi Roshi, head of LA Zen Center, receives dharma
  • West Germany & Poland normalize relations

Deaths in History

  • Romaine Brooks (born Beatrice Romaine Goddard), American painter dies aged 96

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Rube Goldberg, US cartoonist (Mike & Ike, Pulitzer 1948), dies at 87

Cartoonist Rube Goldberg
Rube Goldberg