Weddings of 1970
Who Married & What Happened?
Celebrating weddings of 1970. Where were you and what was happening?
If you were one of the weddings of 1970…
Congratulations on your wedding of 1970. You share your anniversary with the following events.
Celebrity Weddings of 1970
- Barry Gibb married Linda Ann Gray
- Jimmy Page wed Charlotte Martin
- Patty Duke married Michael Tell
- Alan Thicke wed Gloria Loring
- Jim Morrison married Patricia Kennealy
News Highlights of 1970
- President Nixon sends combat units into Cambodia
- Homosexuals march from New York’s Greenwich Village to Central Park demonstrating for gay rights.
- The Nation’s most liberal abortion law goes into affect in New York.
- One million cans of tuna are recalled by the FDA because of mercury contamination.
1970 Sports Champions:
- The Baltimore Orioles win the World Series.
- Super Bowl IV – Kansas City Chiefs won 23-7 over the Minnesota Vikings.
- The New York Knicks win the NBA Title.
- The Boston Bruins win the Stanley Cup.
Music Highlights of 1970
- Grammy’s Song of 1970: Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon & Garfunkel
- The Jackson 5 – ABC
- Diana Ross – Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
- The Guess Who – American Woman
- The Jackson 5 – I’ll Be There
- The Partridge Family – I Think I Love You
- The Beatles – The Long And Winding Road
- B.J. Thomas – Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head
- The Carpenters – (The Long To Be) Close To You
- Edwin Starr – War
- Smokey Robinson & the Miracles – The Tears Of A Clown
- Sly & The Family Stone – Thank You
- Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water
- The Beatles – Let It Be
- Ray Stevens – Everything Is Beautiful
- The Jackson 5 – The Love You Save
- Bread – Make It With You
- Three Dog Night – Mama Told Me (Not To Come)
- Neil Diamond – Cracklin’ Rose
- Dawn – Knock Three Times
- George Harrison – My Sweet Lord
Entertainment Highlights of 1970
- Best Picture: Midnight Cowboy: Jerome Hellman
- Best Actor: John Wayne – True Grit
- Best Actress: Maggie Smith – The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Top Television Shows:
- ABC Movie Of The Week, Bonanza, The F.B.I., The Flip Wilson Show, Gunsmoke, Hawaii Five-O, Here’s Lucy, Ironside, Marcus Welby, M.D., Medical Center
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