Events

70's

Mexico1970mx'soccer' 'worldcup'
MASH (film)1970-01'mash'
First space station, Salyut 1 (Салют-1), launched1971'spaceage' 'spacestation'
The Return of Ultraman first episode1971-04-21'ultraman'
Second anime's first episode1971-10-07'gegegenokitaro'
Rendezvous with Rama released1972'arthurcclarke'
Ultraman Ace first episode1972-04-07'ultraman'
Original manga started1972-06-11'devilman'
M*A*S*H TV series first episode1972-09-17'mash'
Scooby-Doo Meets the Addams Family1972-09-23'addamsfamily' 'scoobydoo'
1st animated series1973'addamsfamily'
CP/M 0.1 released1973'dos1' 'x86dos'
Manga first issue1973'tsurikichisanpei'
First anime, first episode1973-04-01'doraemon'
Ultraman Taro first episode1973-04-06'ultraman'
Bruce Lee's death1973-07-20'brucelee'
1973 oil crisis1973-10'fuelcrisis'
Cutie Honey (キューティーハニー) airs1973-10-01jp'magicalgirl'
D&D published1974'classicdnd' 'dnd' 'gelatinouscubes' 'gnolls' 'mindflayers'
West Germany1974de'soccer' 'worldcup'
Ultraman Leo first episode1974-04-12'ultraman'
Anime (first episode)1974-10-06jp'spacebattleshipyamato'
Greyhawk supplement rulebook published1975'beholders' 'dnd' 'greyhawk' 'owlbears'
Viking 1 & 2 orbiters launched1975'mars'
White Bear and Red Moon boardgame1975'glorantha'
5¼" floppy disk created1976'5.25disk'
Starship Troopers board wargame1976'starshiptroopers'
Dredd's first appearance in 2000AD1977'2000ad' 'judgedredd'
First Strawberry Shortcake greeting card1977'strawberryshortcake'
First publication1977-02'2000ad'
Star Wars1977-05-25'starwars'
Star Wars (Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope)1977-05-25'lightsabers' 'starwars' 'LucasArts'
AD&D published1978'adnd' 'classicdnd' 'dnd' 'driders'
Argentina1978ar'soccer' 'worldcup'
Manga first album1978'uruseiyatsura'
Monkey (西遊記) TV series1978'xiyouji'
RuneQuest boardgame1978'glorantha'
1979 oil crisis1979'fuelcrisis'
8086 released1979'cpu-8086'
Alien movie1979'alienmovie'
Mobile Suit Gundam (TV)1979'anime' 'gundam'
The Little Dragons (Karate Kids) movie1979'karate'
NBC TV series pilot movie1979-03-30'buckrogers'
Second anime's first episode1979-04-02jp'doraemon'
The Ultraman (Ultraman Jonias) first episode1979-04-04'ultraman'
Richard Garriott packages DND28 as Akalabeth and selfpublishes at his place of work.1979-06us'ultima'
Star Trek: The Motion Picture1979-12-07'startrek'