World Events

Posted in 1970

  • The moonAt Kent State University, USA, the Ohio National Guard fires upon students demonstrating against the Vietnam War, killing 4 and wounding 9 others.
  • Luna 17 lands an 8-wheeled vehicle on the moon to explore its surface.
  • Divorce is permitted in Italy.
  • Boeing 747 airliner (the Jumbo Jet) goes into service.

Jumbo Jet