On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1970

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 and author (Dead Poets Society, Before trilogy), born in Austin, Texas
  • Maa Tanuvasa, American NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Nu'uuli, American Samoa
  • 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
1970 Highlights

About November 6, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio