What Happened on August 3, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 4 day NFL strike ends
  • Christopher Hampton's "Philanthropist" premieres in London
  • Hurricane "Celia" becomes most expensive Gulf storm in history
  • Mairiam Hargrave of Yorkshire passes her driving test on 40th try

Famous Birthdays

  • Darren Mickell, NFL defensive end (KC Chiefs, NO Saints)
  • Masahiro Sakurai, Japanese video game developer
  • Stephen Carpenter, American musician (Deftones)