On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1970

Historical Events

  • US and South Vietnamese forces launch an incursion into Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAndre Agassi

Andre Agassi, American tennis player (Olympic gold 1996, 8 Grand Slam titles), born in Las Vegas, Nevada

Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi
  • China Forbes, American singer and songwriter (Pink Martini)
  • Derrick Frazier, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • J R Phillips, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies), born in West Covina, California
  • Leuea Tagoai, CFL defensive end (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Mark McMillian, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles, KC Chiefs), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestUma Thurman

Uma Thurman, American actress (Baron Munchausen, Pulp Fiction), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actress Uma Thurman
Uma Thurman
  • William Martin III, finn sailor (Olympics 23rd-1996), born in Charleston, South Carolina
1970 Highlights

About April 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus