On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 17th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: NC State beats South Carolina, 42-39 (2 OT)
  • Ice Dance Championship at Ljubljana won by Pakhomova & Gorshkov (URS)
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Ljubljana won by Rodnina & Ulanov (URS)
  • Ladies' Figure Skating Champ in Ljubljana won by Gabriele Seyfert (GDR)
  • Men's Figure Skating Championship in Ljubljana won by Tim Wood (USA)
  • WXOW TV channel 19 in La Crosse, WI (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • James Calvin Spivey, Schiller Park Ill, miler
  • Kathy Gedney, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-25th-1994), born in Indianapolis, Indiana

Person of interestRachel Weisz

Rachel Weisz, English actress (The Mummy, The Constant Gardener), born in London, England

Actress Rachel Weisz
Rachel Weisz