What Happened on January 20, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 20th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 142-135 at Philadelphia
  • 23rd NHL All-Star Game: East beat West 4-1 at St Louis
  • Super Fight, computer mock championship between Ali & Marciano; Marciano won.

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita St Rose, Miss Universe-Great Britain (1996)
  • Dennis Hulshof, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Marvin Benard, Bluefields Nicaragua, outfielder (SF Giants)
  • Mitch Benn, UK comedian, songwriter, actor
  • Rob Gaudreau, Lincoln, NHL center (Ottawa Senators)
  • Ron Carpenter, NFL/WLAF safety (NY Jets, Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Skeet Ulrich, actor (Scream)
  • Terry Kirby, NFL running back (Miami Dolphins, SF 49ers)
  • Thomas "Tom" Murray, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Buffalo, New York