July 12, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Tanzania signs contract with China for building Tanzam-railway

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thor Heyerdahl crosses Atlantic on raft Ra II, arrives in Barbados from Morocco in 57 days

Ethnographer, Archaeologist and Explorer Thor Heyerdahl
Ethnographer, Archaeologist and Explorer
Thor Heyerdahl

Birthdays in History

  • Juba Kalamka, American artist/activist