What Happened on March 10, 1970

Historical Events

Music Recording

Barbra Streisand records "The Singer" and "I Can Do It"

  • Members of the Stormont Parliament of Northern Ireland given police protection
  • South Africa cricket team complete 4-0 series drubbing of Australia in South Africa, in the country's last official international cricket test for 22 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Barlow, American heavy metal vocalist (Ashes of Ares; Iced Earth; Pyramaze), born in Biloxi, Mississippi
  • Peter Wright, Scottish darts player (PDC World Champion 2020, 22), born in Livingston, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Vasilis Avlonitis, Greek actor (b. 1904)
1970 Highlights

About March 10, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
  • UK #1 Song: Wandrin' Star - Lee Marvin