What Happened on May 8, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Beatles release "Let it Be" album
  • Construction workers break up an anti-war rally in NYC's Wall Street
  • NBA championship: Knicks beat Lakers, 113-99

Famous Birthdays

  • Christine Stark, Winnipeg Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics-96)
  • Marco Heering, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Michael Bevan, cricketer (dashing NSW & Australian lefty bat)