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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  – 1970s –  1980s  1990s  2000s
Years: 1967 1968 196919701971 1972 1973

1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. It was also the first year of the 1970s.


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1978 Ford Pinto


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Kevin Smith in 2012


Nobel Prizes

Movies released

Hit songs

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New books

  • Deliverance by James Dickey
  • Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl
  • Fire from Heaven by Mary Renault
  • Of a Fire on the Moon by Norman Mailer
  • The Guardians by John Christopher (Sam Youd)
  • Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach
  • The Paper Chase by John Jay Osborn, Jr.

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