On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1970

Historical Events

  • British Home Secretary Reginald Maudling visits N. Ireland and is reported as saying: "For God's sake bring me a large Scotch. What a bloody awful country!"
  • Dutch soccer club FC Utrecht is established (KNVB Cup 1985, 2003-04)
1970 Highlights

About July 1, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Dominion Day (Canada)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer