What Happened on July 23, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • A ban on parades and public processions until January 1971 is announced by the Stormont government (North Ireland Parliament)
  • Qaboos ibn Sa'id becomes Sultan of Oman after overthrowing his father, Sa'id ibn Taimur.

Famous Birthdays

  • Charisma Carpenter, American actress (Angel), born in Las Vegas,Nevada
  • Sam Waters, Camp Springs Md, singer (Color Me Badd-Want to Sex You Up)
  • Thea Dorn, German writer