Historical Events on October 4, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Herbert Schmidtz makes highest parachute jump from a tower by leaping from a 1,984 ft TV mast in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • KC Chiefs Jan Stenerud kicks 55-yard field goal
  • Umps return after 1-day walkout in quest of higher wages
  • WFYI TV channel 20 in Indianapolis, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting