On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 30,000 attend Randall's Island Rock Festival, NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Mandy Smith, English singer (I Just Can't Wait), born in Tottenham, England

Famous Deaths

  • Juano Hernandez, actor (St Louis Blues, Two Loves), dies at 74