Historical Events on June 4, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 43rd National Spelling Bee: Libby Childress wins spelling croissant
  • SD Padres draft Mike Ivie #1
  • Tonga (formerly Friendly Islands) declares independence from UK
  • WSMW TV channel 27 in Worcester, MA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Yanks Horace Clarke breaks up a no-hitter in the 9th for the 1st of 3 times in 28 days