On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Patricia Palinkas becomes 1st woman pro football player (Orlando)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Anderson, American comedian and actor
  • Ben Silverman, American TV executive
  • Dawn Ponte, Kent RI, dance skater (& Frey-1995 Eastern Jr champ)
  • Maddie Corman, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Karl August Andersen, composer, dies at 66