March 18, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Cambodia military coup under Gen Lon Nol, prince Sihanuk flees
  • Five Unionist Members of Parliament (MPs), including William Craig and Harry West, are expelled from the Unionist Parliamentary Party, Northern Ireland
  • Two-week US postal strike begins; it is against the government and is the largest wildcat strike in US history