On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1970

Historical Events

  • The Soviet Tupolev Tu-144 becomes the first commercial transport to exceed Mach 2

Famous Birthdays

  • Nobuhiro Watsuki, Japanese manga artist (Rurouni Kenshin), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Sam Mack, NBA forward/guard (Houston Rockets, Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • Sebastian Barrie, NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers)
1970 Highlights

About May 26, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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