Historical Events on October 5, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • John Creach joins Jefferson Airplane
  • MLB American League Championship: Baltimore Orioles beat Minnesota Twins, 3 games to 0
  • MLB National League Championship: Cincinnati Reds sweep Pittsburgh Pirates, 3 games to 0
  • PBS becomes a US television network.
  • Quebec separatists kidnap British trade commissioner James Cross