On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Lubomír Strougal succeeds Cernik as premier of Czechoslovakia

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Minter, NFL middle linebacker (Chicago Bears)
  • Donald Tardy, American death metal drummer (Obituary, Cause of Death)
  • James Atkins, NFL tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Mike Chalenski, NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)

Famous Deaths

  • Tommy Andrews (Aust) 16 Tests 1921-26, cricketer (592 runs), dies