On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees honor Casey Stengel, retiring his number 37 (BTG was there)

Famous Birthdays

  • Catriona Fallon, Burlingame California, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • Pascal Duquenne, Belgian actor
  • Trev Alberts, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Goodman, American golfer (US Open 1933), dies at 60