What Happened on October 26, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Doonesbury" comic strip debuts in 28 newspapers
  • Tanzania begins building railway Lusaka-Drone ash Salaam

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Emanuel, NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Dian Bachar, American actor
  • Jessie Armstead, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Randall Evans, 100m/200m runner, born in Franklin, Virginia
  • Raveena Tandon, Indian actress
  • Tom Vano, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics-96), born in Plainfield, New Jersey