On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Baird, New Zealander racing driver
  • Dan Jones, NFL tackle (Cin Bengals)
  • Melvin Aldridge, CFL linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Sergei Zubov, Russian NHL defenseman (Team Russia, Pittsburgh), born in Moscow, Russia
  • W R Tillman, NFLer (Jacksonville Jaguars)

Famous Deaths

  • George Johnston, Australian journalist and novelist (b. 1912)
1970 Highlights

About July 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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