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What great events happened in the 1970?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    1970:

    TV: Sesame Street, Hee Haw, The Partridge Family, The Newlywed Game, The Mod Squad, The Odd Couple, The Brady Bunch, Monday Night Football, Love American Style, and Mister Rogers Neighborhood

    Music: The Jackson 5, Black Sabbath, Neil Diamond, Guess Who, the break-up of the Beatles, and Richard Nixon meeting Elvis Presley

    People: Goldie Hawn, Jane Fonda, Jack Ford and James Rowland

    Other stuff: Lite Brite, the wife swapping trend, and Judy Blume's book Are You There, God, It's Me, Margaret

    1971:

    TV: Hogan's Heroes, All in the Family, The Electric Company, The Hollywood Squares, The Flip Wilson Show, and The Dick Cavett Show

    Movies: Bananas, The Fiddler on the Roof, The French Connection and Billy Jack

    Music: Tom Jones, Jethro Tull, , The Grateful Dead, The Rolling Stones "Sticky Fingers", the death of Jim Morrison and George Harrison's trip to Bangladesh

    Other stuff: Ouija boards, Malibu Barbie, and the book, I'm OK, You're OK.

    1972:

    TV: Fat Albert, The Bob Newhart Show, and Maude

    Movies: The Godfather, The Poseidon Adventure, Deliverance, Superfly and Pink Flamingos

    Music: David Bowie as Ziggy Stardust, Gary Glitter, Carly Simon, James Taylor and Michael Jackson's Ben

    People: Richard Pryor, Mark Spitz, Billy Dee Williams, Bobby Fischer, and Sophia Loren

    Other stuff: Pandas Ling-Ling and Hsing-Hsing, Nerf footballs, The Goodyear Blimp, and the Women's Liberation movement

    1973:

    TV: The Six Million Dollar Man, Sanford and Son, Match Game, and Celebrity Bowling

    Movies: Paper Moon, Westworld, The Exorcist, and Roger Moore debuting as James Bond

    Music: Jimmy Buffett, Elton John, Elvis

    Other stuff: The book "The Joy of Sex", the Billie Jean King/Bobby Riggs tennis match, Secretariat, and Broadway's Jesus Christ Superstar

    1974:

    TV: Happy Days, Let's Make a Deal, Password, Little House on the Prairie, Chico and the Man and The Mary Tyler Moore Show

    Movies: Blazing Saddles, Death Wish, Foxy Brown, The Godfather, Book II, Earthquake, and The Towering Inferno

    Music: Elton John, Linda Ronstadt, Barry White, and Electric Light Orchestra

    People: Hank Aaron, Patty Hearst, Ali/Foreman, and Evel Knievel

    1975:

    TV: Saturday Night Live, Welcome Back, Kotter, and One Day at a Time, Monty Python

    Movies: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Jaws

    Music: Earth, Wind, & Fire, Captain and Tennille, and Tony Orlando

    Other stuff: 2 assassination attempts on President Ford, mood rings, pet rocks, and America's refusal to embrace the Metric System

    1976:

    TV: The Gong Show, Charlie's Angels, and Starsky and Hutch

    Movies: Carrie, Car Wash, and The Bad News Bears

    Music: The Pointer Sisters, Donny and Marie Osmond , and KISS

    Other stuff: Bigfoot and the Loch Ness monster, Julius 'Dr. J' Erving, and America's bicentennial

    1977:

    TV: Wonder Woman, Battle of the Network Stars, Shields & Yarnell, and What's Happening

    Movies: Star Wars, Annie Hall, Smokey & the Bandit, and Saturday Night Fever

    Music: Queen, Debbie Boone's You Light Up My Life, and ABBA

    Other stuff: Son of Sam, NYC blackout, and Studio 54

    1978:

    TV: The Price is Right, The Incredible Hulk, and The Superfriends

    Movies: Animal House, Debbie Does Dallas, and Halloween

    Music: The Bee Gees, Barry Manilow, The Who, Led Zeppelin, and The Commodores

    Other stuff: The first test tube baby, Underalls, and CB radio

    1979:

    TV: Three's Company, CHiPs, and Taxi

    Movies: Apocolypse Now, Alien, and The Jerk

    Music: The Village People

    People: Bo Derek

    Other stuff: Chippendales, Pop Rocks

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  • 1 decade ago

    's or in 1970 ? Yes

  • Varcan
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Disco, end of the Viet Nam war, Richard Nixxon, Jimmy Carter, Star Wars (1977), Tacos, Chinese Buffet, Buffalo wings, miniskirts...

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  • mark
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Kent State massacre

    Nixon Watergate Scandal

    Saigon falls (vietnam)

    Jonestown mass suicide (jimmy jones)

    Iranian revolution

    The US Bicentennial

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    the main event was Gupta Da Hupta was born. you know he is the leader of Iran and leader in the goat cheese industary.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    End of Vietnam War!

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Vietnam war.

  • 1 decade ago

    Long lines at the petro place. Lots of unempoymant. cheap durgs. LSD

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Woodstock.

    Most of the legendary bands were formed.

    Gay rights movements lol.

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