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)
Born in 1970

Famous Weddings

David Bowie

British snger David Bowie (23) weds British 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? 53 years, 6 months and 6 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