October 17, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Anwar Sadat sworn in as the 3rd President of Egypt

President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate Anwar Sadat
President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate
Anwar Sadat

Deaths in History

  • Pierre Laporte, Vice-Premier of Quebec (assassinated) (b. 1921)