On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • European Cup Final, San Siro, Milan: Feyenoord beats Celtic, 2-1; first time title won by a Dutch club
  • Irish Prime Minister Jack Lynch sacks two ministers in the Irish government over allegations of illegal arms importation
  • Yuchiro Miura of Japan skis down Mt Everest

Famous Birthdays

  • Emerson Martin, NFL guard (Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers, Packers)
  • Kavan Smith, Canadian actor