This page lists news articles and events for the year 1970.
Events that happen on the specified date are listed under Events: entries. News articles that were published on the specified date are listed under News: entries. Events that only happened in fiction on the specified date are listed under Fiction: entries and are written in italics.
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- Event: Work starts on the model town of Arcosanti.
- A missile from the White Sands Missile Range crashes into the Mapimí Silent Zone in Mexico, leading to the discovery of its unusual properties.