On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Kristin Klein, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Ron George, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Todd Burger, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)

Famous Weddings

David Bowie

Singer David Bowie (23) weds model Angie Barnett, (20) at Bromley Register Office in Beckenham Lane, London; (divorce in 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Manolis Chiotis, Greek bouzouki virtuoso and songwriter (b. 1920)
1970 Highlights

About March 20, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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