On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Nash, American CFL halfback (Montreal Alouettes), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Juan Acevedo, Mexican baseball player (Colorado Rockies), born in Ciudad Ju├írez, Mexico
  • Kyan Douglas, American TV personality (Queer Eye), born in Miami, Florida
  • LaPhonso Ellis, American NBA forward (Denver Nuggets), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • Naomi Klein, Canadian author (This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate) and activist, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Soheil Ayari, French-Iranian racer, born in Aix-les-Bains, Savoie, France