What Happened on March 1, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Atje Keulen-Deelstra becomes world champion all-round ladies skater

Music releaseAlbum Release

Charles Manson's album "Lie" is released

Murderer Charles Manson
Charles Manson
  • End of US commercial whale hunting
  • Kreisky's social democrats win Austrian parliamentary election
  • White government of Rhodesia declares independence from Britain

Famous Birthdays

  • Lisa Eagen, Harlan Iowa, team handball wing/back court (Olympics-1996)
  • Ray Crittenden, wide receiver (San Diego Chargers)
  • Stuart Thompson, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics-1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Ed[uard] Hoornik, Dutch writer/poet (Na jaren), dies at 59
  • Lucille Hegamin, American singer and entertainer (b. 1894)