On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Darryl Williams, American NFL safety (Seattle Seahawks, Cin Bengals), born in Miami, Florida
  • Jon Klemm, Canadian NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche), born in Calgary, Alberta

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Guibourg, French performer (b. 1891)
1970 Highlights

About January 8, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn