On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1970

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Film Director Robert Altman
Film Director
Robert Altman

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Mills, American NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, NY Knicks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Milt Stegall, American football player (Winnipeg Blue Bombers), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Eiji Tsuburaya, Japanese television writer and producer (Ultraman) (b. 1901)
  • Eunice Hunton Carter, 1st African American female district attorney (NY), dies at 70
  • Jane Bathori, French mezzo-soprano, dies at 92
  • Marie Benavente, actress (Paradise), dies at 84
1970 Highlights

About January 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius