March 26, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 500th nuclear explosion announced by the US since 1945
  • Golden Gate Park Conservatory made city landmark
  • Peter Yarrow (Peter, Paul & Mary) plead guilty to "taking immoral liberties" with a 14 year old girl
  • The Police (Northern Ireland) Act becomes law; the act provides for the disarmament of the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) and the establishment of an RUC reserve force

Deaths in History

  • Fritz Ascher, German Expressionist artist