On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1970

Historical Events

  • "Gantry" closes at George Abbott Theater NYC after 1 performance

Famous Birthdays

  • Elaine Youngs, American volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in El Toro, California
  • Giuseppe Guerini, Italian cyclist, born in Gazzaniga, Italy
  • Guillaume Raoux, French tennis player, born in Bagnols-sur-C├Ęze, France
  • Kelly Stinnett, American baseball catcher (NY Mets), born in Lawton, Oklahoma
  • Richard Smehlik, Czech NHL defenseman (Team Czech Rep, Buffalo), born in Ostrava, Czechia
  • Sean Hill, American NHL defenseman (Ottawa Senators), born in Duluth, Minnesota

Person of interestSimon Pegg

Simon Pegg [Buckingham], English comedian & actor (Shaun of the Dead, Mission: Impossible), born in Brockworth, England

Actor and Comedian Simon Pegg
Actor and Comedian
Simon Pegg

1970 Highlights

About February 14, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius