What Happened in August 1970 (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 128 of 128

  • Aug 25 Katherine "Katie" Scanlon, Fairfield Ct, rower (Olympics-96)
  • Aug 25 Robert Horry, NBA forward (LA Lakers, Houston Rockets)
  • Aug 25 Ronald Waterreus, soccer player (Roda JC, PSV)
  • Aug 25 Jo Dee Messina, American country music singer
  • Aug 26 Brett Schultz, cricket pace bowler (South African Test)
  • Aug 26 Jacco Eltingh, Heerde Neth, tennis star (1993 ATP World Doubles)
  • Aug 26 Olimpiada Ivanova, Russian athlete
  • Aug 26 Melissa McCarthy, comedian and actress (Mike and Molly, Spy), born in Plainfield, Illinois
  • Aug 27 Andy Bichel, cricketer (Australian pace bowler v WI 1997)
  • Aug 27 Dene Hills, cricketer (prolific Tasmanian batsman)
  • Aug 27 Greg Woodcroft, 52 kg freestyle wrestler (Oly-96), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • Aug 27 Jim Thome, Peoria IL, infielder (Cleveland Indians)
  • Aug 27 Mark Ilott, cricketer (England left-arm pace bowler 1993-)
  • Aug 27 Reggie Slater, NBA forward (Toronto Raptors)
  • Aug 27 Peter Ebdon, English snooker player
  • Aug 27 Tony Kanal, English-born musician (No Doubt)
  • Aug 27 Jeff Kenna, Irish footballer
  • Aug 28 Gavin Maxwell, Canadian canoeist (Olympics-96), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Aug 28 Jaime Fields, NFL/WLAF linebacker (KC Chiefs, Scotland Claymores)
  • Aug 28 Rick Recht, Jewish singer
  • Aug 29 Jacco Elringh, Netherlands, tennis star
  • Aug 30 Michael Wong Guang Liang, Chinese Malaysian singer
  • Aug 31 Deborah (Debbie) Gibson, singer (Only in My Dreams), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 31 James Robinson, NBA guard (LA Clippers, Portland Trail Blazers)
  • Aug 31 Steve Nikataras, cricketer (left-arm pace bowler for NSW 1996-97)
  • Aug 31 Queen Rania Al-Abdullah of Jordan, born in Kuwait City
  • Aug 31 Arie van Lent, Dutch-German footballer
  • Aug 31 Zack Ward, Canadian actor

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths