|Events||135 in 13 sports|
|Opening ceremony||9 December|
|Closing ceremony||20 December|
|Officially opened by||Bhumibol Adulyadej|
King of Thailand
|Torch lighter||Preeda Chullamondhol|
The 1970 Asian Games, officially known as the VI Asian Games, was a sports event in Bangkok, Thailand. It occurred from December 9 to December 20, 1970. There were 135 events from 13 sports and disciplines.