What Happened on October 14, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

4th Country Music Association Award: Merle Haggard wins

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard
  • Cleveland Cavaliers lose to Buffalo Braves in their 1st game 107-92
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniela Pestova, [Chameleon], model (1995 SI/L'Oreal), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Jim Jackson, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Jon Seda, Puerto Rican actor
  • Nina Kemppel, cross country skier (Olympics-1994), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Pär Zetterberg, Swedish football player