What Happened on January 14, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Royal Ulster Constabulary officers patrol the Falls Road area of Belfast for the first time since 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Charron, Verdun, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)
  • Gene Snitsky, American professional wrestler
  • Steve Cooke, Kanai Hawaii, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Tyrone Hughes, NFL cornerback (New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears)

Famous Deaths

  • John J "Johnny" Murphy, US baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 61
  • William Feller, Croatian mathematician (b. 1906)