1970 in Luxembourg
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|Years in Luxembourg:||1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973|
|Centuries:||19th century · 20th century · 21st century|
|Decades:||1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s|
|Years:||1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973|
|Prime Minister||Pierre Werner|
|Deputy Prime Minister||Eugène Schaus|
|President of the Chamber of Deputies||Pierre Grégoire|
|President of the Council of State||Maurice Sevenig|
|Mayor of Luxembourg City||Colette Flesch|
January – March
- 1 January - Value added tax (TVA) is introduced at 8%, with a reduced rate of 4%.
- 4 March – Cargolux is founded.
- 21 March – Representing Luxembourg, David Alexandre Winter finishes twelfth (and last) in the Eurovision Song Contest 1970 with the song Je Suis Tombé Du Ciel. It is the first and (so far) only occasion on which Luxembourg has scored 'nul points'.
April – June
- 20 May - Luxembourg and Portugal sign a treaty governing the growing population of Portuguese Luxembourgers.
- 28 May - Luxembourg and Yugoslavia sign a treaty governing the migration of Yugoslavs to Luxembourg.
July – September
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October – December
- 11 November - Alfred Loesch is appointed to the Council of State.
- 2 December – One of Cargolux's two CL-44's crashes in East Pakistan while conducting a humanitarian airlift, killing four crew members and four villagers.
- 9 December - Legislation sets the workweek at 40 hours.
- 8 April – Felix of Bourbon-Parma, prince consort
- 9 September – Ferdinand Gremling, writer
- 20 September – Josy Meyers Friob, artist
- Thewes (2006), p. 178
- "Membres depuis 1857" (in French). Council of State. Retrieved 2009-04-05.
- Thewes (2006), p. 181
- Thewes, Guy (2006). Les gouvernements du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg depuis 1848 (PDF) (in French) (2006 ed.). Luxembourg City: Service Information et Presse. ISBN 978-2-87999-156-6. Retrieved 12 December 2009.