Hans Remembers- Sunday September 27, 1970- 50 Years Ago.
- President Richard Milhous Nixon began a tour of Europe which included visits to Italy, Yugoslavia, Spain, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
- Pope Paul VI named Saint Terea of Aliva as the first female Doctor of the Church.
- I have no memory of this television show but I have heard of it- I didn’t realize it was still on in 1970- but-Ted Mack’s talent show The Original Amateur Hour was broadcast for the final time. It was on CBS television Sunday afternoon’s at 5:30pm but the NFL became more popular- bumping the show off in 1969 when they started showing two football games in a row on Sunday.
- New York Met second baseman Ken Boswell set a record for second baseman -going 85 consecutive games without making an error. That record today is 141 games shared by Placido Polanco and Darwin Barney.