Historical Events on May 31, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 7.75 Ancash earthquake off coast of Peru kills 66-70,000 and sets off world's deadliest avalanche
  • KDUB TV channel 40 in Dubuque, IA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Shirley Englehorn wins LPGA O'Sullivan Ladies' Golf Open