$1 Million in 1970

In the show "Mad Men", Don Draper buys off his ex-wife with a million dollar check.

This is equivalent to $6,816,286 in 2020 dollars.

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How much? What was the inflation of $1,000,000.00 in 1970 adjusting for cost of living changes?
Equivalent of $1,000,000.00 in 1970:
Year
Amount
Yearly Inflation
1970
$1,000,000.00
5.57%
1971
$1,055,702.92
3.27%
1972
$1,090,185.68
3.41%
1973
$1,127,320.95
8.71%
1974
$1,225,464.19
12.34%
1975
$1,376,657.82
6.94%
1976
$1,472,148.54
4.86%
1977
$1,543,766.58
6.70%
1978
$1,647,214.85
9.02%
1979
$1,795,755.97
13.29%
1980
$2,034,482.76
12.52%
1981
$2,289,124.67
8.92%
1982
$2,493,368.70
3.83%
1983
$2,588,859.42
3.79%
1984
$2,687,002.65
3.95%
1985
$2,793,103.45
3.80%
1986
$2,899,204.24
1.10%
1987
$2,931,034.48
4.43%
1988
$3,061,007.96
4.42%
1989
$3,196,286.47
4.65%
1990
$3,344,827.59
6.11%
1991
$3,549,071.62
3.06%
1992
$3,657,824.93
2.90%
1993
$3,763,925.73
2.75%
1994
$3,867,374.01
2.67%
1995
$3,970,822.28
2.54%
1996
$4,071,618.04
3.32%
1997
$4,206,896.55
1.70%
1998
$4,278,514.59
1.61%
1999
$4,347,480.11
2.68%
2000
$4,464,190.98
3.39%
2001
$4,615,384.62
1.55%
2002
$4,687,002.65
2.38%
2003
$4,798,408.49
1.88%
2004
$4,888,594.16
3.26%
2005
$5,047,745.36
3.42%
2006
$5,220,159.15
2.54%
2007
$5,352,785.15
4.08%
2008
$5,571,246.68
0.09%
2009
$5,576,339.52
2.72%
2010
$5,728,090.19
1.50%
2011
$5,813,766.58
2.96%
2012
$5,985,994.69
1.74%
2013
$6,090,212.20
1.50%
2014
$6,181,671.09
0.76%
2015
$6,228,435.01
0.73%
2016
$6,273,872.68
2.07%
2017
$6,404,031.83
2.11%
2018
$6,539,098.14
1.91%
2019
$6,664,005.31
2.29%
2020
$6,816,286.47
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