On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Huang Xiaomin, Chinese swimmer
  • Olaf Kolzig, German NHL goalie and coach (Germany, Washington Capitals), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Oliver Miller, NBA forward/center (Toronto Raptors)

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Stokes, American basketball player (b. 1933)
  • Sam Sheppard, American accused murderer (b. 1923)
1970 Highlights

About April 6, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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