On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Catch 22" opens in movie theaters
  • Bobby Murcer ties record of 4 consecutive HRs
  • Reds play final game at Cincinnati's Crosley Field, beat Giants 5-4
  • US Senate votes overwhelmingly to repeal Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Yancy, NFL cornerback (NE Patriots)
  • Glenn Medeiros, singer (Someday Love)