1990s|Chairman of the Communist Party of China – Mao Zedong
President of the People's Republic of China – vacant
Premier of the People's Republic of China – Zhou Enlai
Chairman of the National People's Congress: Zhu De
Vice President of the People's Republic of China – Soong Ching-ling and Dong Biwu
April 24 - China launched its first space satellite Dong Fang Hong I as part of the PRC's Dong Fang Hong space satellite program.
October 13 – The People's Republic of China and the Canada signed established diplomatic relations.
October 14 – A Chinese nuclear test is conducted in Lop Nor.
December 30 – Construction of the Gezhouba Dam started.
September 7 – Gao Min, Chinese diver
October 10 – Bai Ling, Chinese actress
October 30 – Xie Jun, Chinese chess grandmaster
September 23 – Zhao Shuli, Chinese novelist and a leading figure of modern Chinese literature
1970 in China Wikipedia
Events in the year 1970 in the People's Republic of China.