A list of people who took part in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1970.

The Contest was hosted by Willy Dobbe at the RAI Congrescentrum in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

See national final entries for 1970.

Artists who had performed at Eurovision before 1970

NamePrevious appearances
María Dolores Arenas1
María Jesús Aguirre1
Mercedes Valimaña1

Writers who had written Eurovisions songs before 1970

NamePrevious songs
Pieter Goemans2
Henri Dijan1
Eddy Marnay1
Guy Bonnet1
Christian Bruhn1
Mojmir Sepe1

Artists who performed in 1970

Named artists Named artist Backing artists Backing artist
Belgium Viens L'oublier
Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Jean Vallée
Spokesperson  André Hagon
Conductor  Jack Say
France   List of performers is complete Marie Blanche
Writer Guy Bonnet, André-Pierre Dousset
Spokesperson  Jean-Claude Massoulier
Conductor  Franck Pourcel
Germany Wunder Gibt Es Immer Wieder
Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Christian Bruhn, Günter Loose
Spokesperson  Hans-Otto Grünefeldt
Conductor  Christian Bruhn Writer
Ireland   List of performers is complete All Kinds Of Everything[Winning song]
Writer Derry Lindsay, Jackie Smith
Spokesperson  John Skehan
Conductor  Dolf van der Linden
Italy   List of performers is complete Occhi Di Ragazza
Writer Lucio Dalla, Gianfranco Baldazzi, Sergio Bardotti
Spokesperson  Enzo Tortora
Conductor  Mario Capuano
Luxembourg   List of performers is complete Je Suis Tombé Du Ciel
Writer Yves de Vriendt, Eddy Marnay
Conductor  Raymond Lefèvre
Monaco   List of performers is complete Marlène
Writer Eddie Barclay, Jimmy Walter, Henri Dijan
Conductor  Jimmy Walter Writer
Netherlands   List of performers is complete Waterman
Writer Pieter Goemans
Spokesperson  Flip van der Schalie
Conductor  Dolf van der Linden
Spain   List of performers is complete Gwendolyne
Writer Julio Iglesias
Spokesperson  Joaquín Prat
Conductor  Augusto Algueró
Switzerland   List of performers is complete Retour
Writer Henri Dès
Spokesperson  Alexandre Burger
Conductor  Bernard Gérard
United Kingdom   List of performers is complete Knock, Knock (Who's There)
Writer Geoff Stephens, John Carter
Spokesperson  Colin Ward-Lewis
Conductor  Johnny Arthey
Yugoslavia   List of performers is complete Pridi, Dala Ti Bom Cvet
Writer Mojmir Sepe, Dušan Velkaverh
Spokesperson  Dragana Marković
Conductor  Mojmir Sepe Writer
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