On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Rock Memorabilia Auction at Filmore East

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Ward, NBA guard (NY Knicks) and college football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1993 Florida State), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Herman Arvie, American NFL tackle (Cleveland Browns), born in Opelousas, Louisiana
  • Kirk Cameron, American actor (Mike-Growing Pains), born in Panorama City, Los Angeles
  • Tanyon Sturtze, American baseball player (Chicago Cubs), born in Worcester, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Mustafa Zaidi, Pakistani Urdu poet, dies at 40