June 4, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 43rd National Spelling Bee: Libby Childress wins spelling croissant
  • Tonga (formerly Friendly Islands) declares independence from UK
  • Yanks Horace Clarke breaks up a no-hitter in the 9th for the 1st of 3 times in 28 days

Deaths in History

  • Hjalmar Schcacht, [Horace Greeley], Nazi minister, dies
  • Jopie [Johan A] Pengel, premier Suriname, dies