On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1970

Historical Events

  • Black Panthers confront cops in Philadelphia (1 cop killed)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacco Eltingh, Dutch tennis player (1993 ATP World Doubles), born in Heerde, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Clare, British actress, dies at 78
1970 Highlights

About August 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo