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Today's Quiz consists of Five Questions to
Test Your Knowledge of 1970

1. Name the horse which won the 1970 Blue Grass Stakes and Kentucky Derby and has a stakes race named for him at Trufway Park.
  • Canonero II
  • Dust Commander
  • High Echelon
  • Personality

2. Which movie won Best Picture at the Academy Awards in 1970?

  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
  • Easy Rider
  • Midnight Cowboy

3. On January 11, 1970, which team won Super Bowl IV, defeating the Minneota Vikings, 23-7?

  • Oakland Raiders
  • Houston Oilers
  • New York Jets
  • Kansas City Chiefs

4. Who was found dead from an apparent drug overdose on September 18, 1970?

  • Janis Joplin
  • Jimi Hendrix
  • Jim Morrison
  • Elvis Presley

5. This song was Billboard's #1 Year-End Hot 100 single of 1970 and also won five Grammy Awards in 1971, including Song of the Year.

  • Bridge Over Troubled Waters - Simon and Garfunkel
  • Mama Told Me Not to Come - Three Dog Night
  • Let it Be - Beatles
  • Everything is Beautiful - Ray Stevens

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