Historical Events on July 3, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 200,000 attend Atlanta Pop Festival
  • 77th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Margaret Smith beats King (14-12 11-9)
  • British aircraft crashes at Barcelona, 112 killed
  • California Angels Clyde Wright no-hits Oakland A's, 8-0
  • The British Army imposed a curfew on the Falls Road area of Belfast as they search for weapons; during the operation they come under attack from the Official IRA (OIRA) and republican rioters