September 4, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • -5) 29.0 cm rainfall at Workman Creek, Arizona (state record)
  • An Irish Republican Army (IRA) member, Michael Kane (35), is killed in the premature explosion of the bomb he was planting at an electricity transformer in Belfast
  • Russian ballerina Natalia Makarova gets political asylum
  • Salvador Allende wins presidential election in Chile

Birthdays in History

  • Jennifer Nakken, Cedar City Utah, Miss Utah-America (1991)

Deaths in History

  • James M Taylor, USAF/astronaut, dies at 39