On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1970

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Watson Myles, Canadian politician, dies at 86
  • Percy Brier, Australian composer, dies at 84
  • Walter P. Reuther, American worker's union leader & president of the CIO, dies in a plane crash at 62
1970 Highlights

About May 9, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus