What Happened on August 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Connelly, English writer
  • Giada De Laurentiis, Italian/American chef and television host
  • Jean-Michel Bombardier, Brantford Ont Canada, ice pairs (1995, 96 Can)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Frank Donovan, composer, dies at 78
  • Vladimir Propp, Russian structuralist scholar (b. 1895)