1970 Cheetah Phonsa Phimvaly Sarawichitr 8th period

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  • Palestinian Group

    Palestinian Group
    A Palestinian Group hijacks 5 planes in 1970.
  • Robert Smithson

    Robert Smithson
    He is an earthwork sculptor who created the Spiral Jetty.
  • 70s Fad: Play Doh, and bean bags

    70s Fad: Play Doh, and bean bags
    Play Doh becomes very popular especially among kids and even young adults. Bean bags were very popular, especially when kids go to college and needed fun furniture for their dorms.
  • Diamonds are Forever

    Diamonds are Forever
    A movie starring James Bond.
  • Calculators are invented

    Calculators are invented
    Pocket calculators are invented. Now math can be done not just by big, bulky computers.
  • Billie Jean King

    Billie Jean King
    A female tennis player who was against sexism in sports and society. Well knowfor beating Bobby Riggs who was the top male tennis player.
  • Abortion legalized

    Abortion legalized
    Abortion is legalized in the U.S.
  • Richard Nixon

    Richard Nixon
    Nixon resigns as president.
  • Rubik's Cube

    Rubik's Cube
    The puzzle game called the Rubiks Cube is invented, causing a stir in the puzzle loving world
  • Television

    Tom and Jerry a popular tv show debut in 1975.
  • 70s Style

    70s Style
    The style of the 70s was very mod and had many short dresses/skirts, maxi-dresses and flared pants were popular as well.
  • Radio.

    Dancing Queen by Abba was aired in 1975
  • Syvester Stallone

    Syvester Stallone
    Famous movie actor that starred in Rocky
  • Nadia Comaneci

    Nadia Comaneci
    She was the first to score a perfect score in olympic gymnastics.
  • 70s Fads: Star Wars figures

    70s Fads: Star Wars figures
    Star Wars action figures were very popular, especially since the movie was so popular.
  • Mass Suicide

    Mass Suicide
    Cult leader Jim Jones and 900 People Temple followers die in mass suicide in Jonestown.