What Happened on October 10, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Fiji gains independence from Britain (National Day)

Famous Birthdays

  • Corinna May, German singer
  • Dean Kiely, Irish footballer
  • Glenn Foley, NFL quarterback (NY Jets)
  • Helen Louise Goldsby, Miss America (NY-Top 10-1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Mohammed Mourhit, Belgian athlete
  • Silke Kraushaar-Pielach, German luger
  • Sir Matthew Pinsent, English rower

Famous Deaths

  • Adam Rapacki, Polish minister of Maritime (1956-68), dies at 60
  • Edouard Daladier, premier of France (1933..40), dies at 86