On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1970

Historical Events

  • Dutch cartoonist Frans Piet ends "Sjors & Sjimmie" strip

Famous Birthdays

  • Judith Draxler, Austrian swimmer
  • Lara Flynn Boyle, Davenport Iowa, actress (Donna Hayward-Twin Peaks)
  • Marques Bragg, NBA forward (Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • Mike Vanderjagt, CFL kicker (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Pasemaster Mase [Vincent Mason], American rapper (De La Soul - "Me Myself and I"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Shannon Lemora, Baton Rouge Louisiana, 1.5k runner
  • Sharon Corr, Irish celtic pop-rock violinist (The Corrs - "What Can I Do"), born Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland
1970 Highlights

About March 24, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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