What Happened on July 13, 1970

Historical Events

  • Building begins of Amsterdam metro
  • The annual 'Twelfth' parades passes off without serious incident in Northern Ireland

Famous Birthdays

  • Steven J Brown, American rock guitarist (Trixter - "Give It To Me Good"), born in Hackensack, New Jersey
Born in 1970

Famous Deaths

Leslie GrovesLeslie Groves (1896-1970)

American army engineer who directed the Manhattan Project and construction of the Pentagon, dies of a heart attack at 73

About July 13, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mama Told Me (Not To Come) - Three Dog Night
  • UK #1 Song: In The Summertime - Mungo Jerry