On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Twins Jim Perry wins AL Cy Young Award

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Mueller, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Ethan Hawke, American actor (Dad, Dead Poets Society, Explorers), born in Austin, Texas
  • Maa Tanuvasa, American NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Nu'uuli, American Samoa
  • Patrick Burke, Irish CFL cornerback (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Rich Braham, American NFL center (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Morgantown, West Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Agustín Lara, Mexican composer and one of the most popular songwriters of his era (Granada, Solamente Una Vez), dies at 73