What Happened on April 17, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Apollo 13 limps back safely, Beech-built oxygen tank no help

Music releaseAlbum Release

Paul McCartney's 1st solo album "McCartney" is released

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Redman, American rapper
  • Tony Sacca, WLAF quarterback (Barcelona Dragons)

Famous Deaths

  • Sergei U S Aleksi, patriarch of Russian-Orthodox church, dies at 92