On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Christie, NBA guard/forward (Toronto Raptors)

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Watson Myles, Canadian politician (b. 1884)
  • Percy Brier, Australian composer, dies at 84
  • Walter P. Reuther, US worker's union leader, President of the CIO, dies in a plane crash at 62