What Happened on September 6, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Palestinians seize 3 airiners
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Igor Korolev, NHLer (Team Russia, Winnipeg), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Paul Miller, American composer and author
  • Shane Heal, Australian basketball guard (Oly-96), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Torrance Small, NFL wide receiver (NO Saints)

Famous Deaths

  • Gerard Smithson, cricketer (Eng batsman against W Indies 1948), dies