October 21, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 777 Unification church couples wed in Korea
  • Bernadette Devlin is released from prison having served four months of her six month sentence for riotous behaviour
  • Caledonian Airways takes over British United Airways
  • Nobel prize of peace awarded to Norman E Borlaugh

Deaths in History

  • John T Scopes, US teacher (Scopes "monkey trial" 1925), dies at 70