On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Jordan, CFL cornerback (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Brian O'Neal, NFL full back (SF 49ers)
  • Corey Mayfield, NFL defensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Dave Brown, NFL quarterback (NY Giants)
  • Troy Mallette, Sudbury, NHL left wing (Ottawa Senators)

Famous Deaths

  • Mark Rothko [Marcus Rothkovich], American abstract expressionist (Green on Blue), dies at 66