Historical Events on March 18, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Cambodia military coup under General Lon Nol, Prince Sihanuk flees
  • Five Unionist Members of Parliament (MPs), including William Craig and Harry West, are expelled from the Unionist Parliamentary Party, Northern Ireland
  • KAEC TV channel 19 in Lufkin, Texas (ABC) suspends broadcasting
  • NFL selects Wilson as official football & scoreboard as official time
  • Two-week US postal strike begins; it is against the government and is the largest wildcat strike in US history