On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Bradley, American NFL offensive tackle (BC Lions, Barcelona Dragons), born in Covington, Kentucky
  • Josh Todd [Gruber], American musician, singer (Buckcherry), and actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mike Barz [Michael Barszcz], American meteorologist and TV anchor (WFOX-TV, WJAX-TV), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Neal Caloia, American marksman (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California

Famous Deaths

  • Gustaf Tenggren, Swedish-American artist and chief illustrator for The Walt Disney Company during the 1930s (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Fantasia, Bambi, Pinocchio), dies at 73
1970 Highlights

About April 9, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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