What Happened on December 19, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Jon Cleveland, Canadian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Fresno, California
  • Robert Lang, Teplice CZE, NHL forward (Team Czech Rep, Los Angeles)
  • Tyson Beckford, American model (Ralph Lauren), born in Rochester, New York
  • Zac Foley, English rock bassist (EMF "Unbelievable"), born in Gloucester (d. 2002)
1970 Highlights

About December 19, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Tears Of A Clown - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
  • UK #1 Song: I Hear You Knocking - Dave Edmunds