On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Cristiano Caratti, Italian tennis star (1987 Orange Bowl boys doubles), born in Acqui Terme, Italy
  • Dennis Culp, American singer and songwriter, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Sadao Abe, Japanese actor (Team Medical Dragon), born in Matsudo, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • Scott Bairstow, Canadian actor (Lonesome Series: The Dove), born in Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Herb Shriner, American humorist & TV host (Herb Shriner Show), dies at 51
1970 Highlights

About April 23, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus