What Happened on October 20, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • American Norman Borlaug awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
  • Zond 8 Launch (Moon Orbit & Return)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chavo Guerrero, Jr., American professional wrestler
  • Greg Primus, NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears)
  • Michelle Malkin, American political commentator and author
  • Ralph Dawkins, WLAF running back (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Sander Boschke, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Shane George, cricketer (S Australian fast bowler, Shield debut at 17)

Famous Deaths

  • Patrick Wymark, actor (Skull, Tomb of Ligeia), dies at 44