What Happened on January 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "MASH", directed by Robert Altman, starring Donald Sutherland and Elliott Gould, is released (Palme d'Or 1970)
  • Robert Altman's film M*A*S*H premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Mills, NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, NY Knicks)
  • Milt Stegall, CFL receiver (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Pau Coll, WLAF kicker/safety (Barcelona Dragons)
  • Scott Hendrickson, CFL guard (Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Famous Deaths

  • Eiji Tsuburaya, Japanese television writer and producer (Ultraman) (b. 1901)
  • Eunice Hunton Carter, 1st African American female DA in NY, dies at 70
  • Marie Benavente, actress (Paradise), dies at 84