What Happened on December 5, 1970

Historical Events

  • NFL Los Angeles Rams running back Willie Ellison sets NFL record of 247 yards rushing
  • Premiere of Dario Fo's Morte accidentale di un anarchico
  • Stanley Cup, Conn Smythe Trophy & Bill Masterson Trophy stolen from Hockey Hall of Fame
1970 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Susan Sloane, American tennis star, born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • Thomas Smith, American NFL cornerback (Buffalo Bills), born in Gates, North Carolina
Born in 1970

About December 5, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Think I Love You - The Partridge Family Starring Shirley Jones Featuring David Cassidy
  • UK #1 Song: I Hear You Knocking - Dave Edmunds