On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1970

Historical Events

  • US lowers voting age from 21 to 18

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Eggers, American writer, editor, and publisher
  • John Nemechek, American NASCAR driver (d. 1997)
  • Michael Bankston, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Rex Walters, NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers, Miami Heat)
  • Rod Smith, NFL cornerback (Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers)
  • Roy Khan, Norwegian singer (Kamelot)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Phil Hartman (21) weds first wife Gretchen Lewis


1970 Highlights

About March 12, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces