December 9, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Dutch Antilles: government of Petronia falls
  • OPEC meeting in Caracas establishes 55 percent as minimum tax rate and demands that posted prices be changed to reflect changes in foreign exchange rates

Deaths in History

  • Artem Mikoyan, Russian aircraft designer (MIG), dies at 65
  • Sir Feroz Khan Noon, Prime Minister of Pakistan (b. 1893)