What Happened on February 16, 1970

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Joe Frazier TKOs Jimmy Ellis in 5 for heavyweight boxing title

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Peruzzi, Italian footballer
  • D.J. Wallis, American fitness competitor
  • Serdar OrtaƧ, Turkish pop singer, born in Istanbul, Turkey
1970 Highlights

About February 16, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Thank You Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin/Everybody Is A Star - Sly & The Family Stone
  • UK #1 Song: Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes) - Edison Lighthouse