What Happened on July 7, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Erik Zabel, German cyclist, born in East Berlin
  • Michael McCrary, American NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks), born in Vienna, Virginia
  • Min Patel, English cricket all-rounder (2 Tests, 1 wicket; Kent CCC, Central Districts CA), born in Mumbai, India
  • Robia LaMorte, American actress and dancer, born in Queens, New York City
  • Wayne McCullough, Irish boxer, born in Belfast, United Kingdom
Born in 1970

Famous Weddings

Shelley Duvall

Actress Shelley Duvall (21) weds Bernard Sampson

Famous Deaths

  • Allen Lane, English publisher and founder of Penguin Books, dies at 67
  • Dame Laura Knight, English impressionist artist, dies at 92
  • Louise Harrison, mother of Beatle George, dies at 59
  • Sylvester Wiere, comedian (Wiere Brothers-Ford Festival), dies at 60
1970 Highlights

About July 7, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 8 months and 22 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