What Happened on July 8, 1970

Historical Events

  • SF Giant Jim Ray Hart is 8th to get 6 RBIs in an inning (5th)

Famous Birthdays

  • Beck [Bek David Campbell], American singer-songwriter, musician and record producer ("Loser"; "Where It's At"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Lisa Powell, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Marlies Askamp, German WNBA forward (Phoenix Mercury), born in Dorsten, Germany

Todd MartinTodd Martin (52 years old)

American tennis player (1988 USTA Boys' 18), born in Hinsdale, Illinois

Born in 1970
1970 Highlights

About July 8, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years and 11 months
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