On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1970

Historical Events

  • 12th Grammy Awards: Aquarius, Crosby Stills & Nash, Peggy Lee win
  • Iraqi Ba'th Party recognizes Kurd nation

Famous Birthdays

  • Delia Gallagher, American journalist

Famous Deaths

Person of interestErle Stanley Gardner

Erle Stanley Gardner, American writer (Perry Mason), dies at 80

Detective Writer Erle Stanley Gardner
Detective Writer
Erle Stanley Gardner

1970 Highlights

About March 11, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces