Historical Events on January 4, 1970

About Jan 4, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 9 months and 16 days

Historical Events

  • Beatles last recording session at EMI studios
  • More than 15,000 people are killed in Tonghai County, China after a magnitude 7.7 earthquake
  • NYC transit fare rises from 20 cents to 30 cents, new larger tokens used

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Walter Cronkite ends hosting weekly documentary

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite