On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1970

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
1970 Highlights

About July 17, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer