On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1970

Historical Events

  • "Park" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • Freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
  • Melanie (Safka) releases "Lay Down"

Famous Birthdays

  • Corwin Brown, American NFL safety (NY Jets, NE Patriots), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Steve Tovar, American NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals), born in Elyria, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Anita Louise, American actress (The Little Princess, Gorilla, My Friend Flicka), dies from a stroke at 55
1970 Highlights

About April 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus