What Happened on April 28, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Diego Simeone, Argentine footballer and manager (Atl├ętico Madrid), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Nicklas Lidstrom, Swedish NHL defenceman who played for 20 seasons (Team Sweden, Detroit Red Wings), born in Krylbo, Sweden
  • Richard Fromberg, Australian, tennis player, born in Ulverstone, Tasmania

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Begley, American actor (12 Angry Men, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 69
1970 Highlights

About April 28, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: ABC - Jackson 5
  • UK #1 Song: Spirit In The Sky - Norman Greenbaum