THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD - BEATLES - 1970

NEWS
•    At Kent State University 4 students would be gunned down during protests.
•    A gallon of gas cost 35 cents.
•    The first Earth Day took place.
•    Adds for cigarettes would no longer be seen on T.V.
•    Soviet Cosmonauts Set New Record Of 17 Days In Space.


FADS and ENTERTAINMENT
•    “Monday Night Football” Premiers on ABC.
•    MOVIES: “Mash” “Patton” & “Love Story” 
•    Doonesbury debuted.
•    The “Blue Flame” was setting world speed records by going over 622 MPH!
•    Ziploc plastic bags come to market.


DEAD
•    Gypsy Rose Lee: January 8, 1911 – April 26, 1970
•    Walter Reuther: September 1, 1907 – May 9, 1970) was an American labor union leader. 
•    Jimi Hendrix: born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970
•    Janis Joplin: January 19, 1943 – October 4, 1970


#1@1
•    The start of 1970 really signaled the impending finish for one of our beloved 60’s icons: The Beatles
•    In January the Lads from Liverpool performed together in the studio for the last time.
•    They would go to #1 for the last time in June 1970
•    “The Long & Winding Road” the Beatles… You’re #1 @ 1 from June 1970 



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