On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 6 days of race rioting in Hartford Ct

Famous Birthdays

  • John Rennie, cricketer (Zimbabwe pace bowler 1993)
  • Steve Wojciechowski, Blue Island IL, pitcher (Oakland A's)

Famous Deaths

  • John G B Barbirolli, English conductor/composer, dies at 70
  • Jonel Perlea, Romanian composer, dies at 69