On This Day

What Happened in May 1970 (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • May 26 Sam Mack, NBA forward/guard (Houston Rockets, Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • May 26 Sebastian Barrie, NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • May 26 Nobuhiro Watsuki, Japanese manga artist (Rurouni Kenshin), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • May 27 Michael Blackburn, Australian laser sailor (Olympic bronze 2000), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • May 27 Tim Farron, British politician

Person of interestJoseph Fiennes

May 27 Joseph Fiennes, English actor (Enemy at the Gates, Shakespeare in Love), born in Salisbury, Wiltshire

  • May 27 Michele Bartoli, Italian cyclist
  • May 28 David Roberts, Alameda California, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994)
  • May 28 Jason Belser, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)
  • May 28 Ian Cashmore, English actor and paranormal investigator
  • May 28 Glenn Quinn, Irish actor (d. 2002)
  • May 29 Natarsha Belling, Australian news presenter
  • May 29 Roberto Di Matteo, Italian soccer midfielder, manager (Italy 34 caps, Lazio, Chelsea), born in Schaffhausen, Switzerland
  • May 30 Sam Rogers, NFL linebacker (Buffalo Bills)
  • May 30 Ness Wadia, Indian industrialist
  • May 31 Cory Mantyka, CFL guard (BC Lions)

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths