What Happened on August 5, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Robert Morley's "How the Other Half Loves" premieres in London
  • US Black Panther leader Huey Newton let out of jail

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Antoine, CFL receiver (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Everett McIver, NFL guard (NY Jets, Miami Dolphins)
  • James Gunn, American filmmaker
  • Travis Moore, CFL receiver (Calgary Stampeders)