On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1970

Historical Events

  • Cubs Billy Williams is 1st NLer to play in 1,000 consecutive games
  • US troops invade Cambodia

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Layton, Seymour Ind, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Debbie D, actress (Attack of Vampire Mermaid), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Ken Stanton, American Radio Personality

Famous Deaths

  • Hall Johnson, American composer (Hall Johnson Choir), dies at 82
  • Inger Stevens, actress (Katy-Farmer's Daughter), commits suicide at 35
  • Jacob Presser, historian/writer (Doom, Ondergang), dies at 71
1970 Highlights

About April 30, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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