On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1970

Historical Events

  • Around 500 Catholic workers at the Harland and Wolff shipyard are forced to leave their work by Protestant employees as serious rioting continues in Belfast

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike White, American filmmaker and actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • Mushtaq Ahmed, Pakistani cricketer (prodigious Pakistani leggie 1990-), born in Sahiwal, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Steve Burton, American actor (Chris-Out of this World), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
1970 Highlights

About June 28, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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