On This Day

April 16, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 70 die in a snow crush (France)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Protestant Unionist Ian Paisley wins seat formerly held by Terence O'Neill in the Stormont (North Ireland Parliament)

First Minister of Northern Ireland Ian Paisley
First Minister of Northern Ireland
Ian Paisley
Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill
Northern Ireland Prime Minister
Terence O'Neill

Deaths in History

  • Richard Neutra, American architect (b. 1892)