On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1970

Historical Events

  • "Cry for Us All" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • Senate rejects Nixon's nomination of Judge G. Harrold Carswell to US Supreme Court

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek D. Brown, American team handball right wing (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Harold Bishop, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns), born in Booneville, Mississippi

Famous Deaths

  • Marie V Felix, Prince of Luxemburg, dies
1970 Highlights

About April 8, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries