On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Jackson 5 make TV debut on "American Bandstand"
  • Pathet Lao conquers Xieng Khuang & Muong Suy

Famous Birthdays

  • Javier De La Hoya, Mexican-American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Durango, Mexico
  • Marc Woodard, American NFL linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Kosciusko, Mississippi
  • Michael Slater, Australian cricketer (devastating Aust opening bat since 1993), born in Wagga Wagga, Australia
  • Will Moore, American NFL wide receiver (NE Patriots, Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Dallas, Texas