What Happened on January 12, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Biafran War ends, Biafra surrenders to Nigeria
  • Boeing 747 makes its maiden voyage

Famous Birthdays

  • Jenny Griffith, WPVA volleyballer (National-13th-1995), born in Burbank, California
  • Nigel Wilson, Canadian/US baseball outfielder (Florida Marlins)
  • Raekwon, American rapper
  • Takahiro Ikenoue, WLAF defensive linebacker (Rhein Fire)
  • Zack de la Rocha, American musician (Rage Against the Machine)

Famous Deaths

  • Blanche Stuart Scott, US pilot, dies at 84