On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • French submarine "Eurydice" explodes off Cape Camarat in the Mediterranean, all 57 crew lost
  • Jacksonville is 1st college basketball team to avg 100+ pts per game
  • NY Rangers set then NHL record of 126 games without being shut-out

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Stevens, Fullerton CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)
  • Marja Helena Paluila, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998)