On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Argentine military junta under lt gen Lanusse ousts President Ongania

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Dylan given honorary Doctorate of Music at Princeton University

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
  • Harry A Blackmun sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Van Hofwegen, CFL defensive tackle (BC Lions)
  • Russ Romaniuk, Winnipeg, NHL left wing (Philadelphia Flyers)