June 5, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Chile becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
  • The Falls Road curfew in North Ireland, imposed by the British Army while searching for IRA weapons, is lifted after a march by women breaches the British Army cordon

Deaths in History

  • "Jopie" Pengel, [Johan A], premier Suriname (1963-69), dies at 54
  • Jay Irving, cartoonist (Draw Me a Laugh), dies at 69