What Happened on August 14, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • City University of NY inaugurates open admissions
  • Steven Stills arrested for drug possession

Famous Birthdays

  • Arno Doornernik, soccer player (Roda JC)
  • Slava Dosedel, Czech, tennis star
  • Susan Veasey, LPGA golfer (U of S Fla), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Trise Jackson, WNBA guard (LA Sparks)

Famous Deaths

  • Vano Il'ich Muradeli, composer, dies at 62