Soviet lunar probe Luna 16, returned with moon soil samples on September 12, 1970. Continue reading
Beginning March 1, 1970, an International direct-dial service became available from New York City, NY, USA to London, England. Continue reading
Ibuka graduated from Waseda University in 1933, he then went to work at Photo-Chemical Laboratory, a company which processed movie film, and later served in the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II, being a member of the Imperial Navy Wartime Research Committee. Continue reading
Akio Morita was born in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan. Morita's family was involved in sake, miso and soy sauce production in the village of Kosugaya (currently a part of Tokoname City) on the western coast of Chita Peninsula in Aichi Prefecture since 1665. Continue reading
Sony KK, was the first Japanese company to sell stock on United States stock exchanges. Continue reading
At the Expo '70 World Fair held in Osaka, Japan, The IMAX technology was unveiled. Continue reading
First North America presented the Nobel Prize in Economics was in 1970
First Latin American presented the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was in 1970.