On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1970

Historical Events

Music Awards

4th Country Music Association Award: Merle Haggard wins

  • Cleveland Cavaliers lose to Buffalo Braves in their 1st game 107-92
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniela Pestova [Chameleon], model (1995 SI/L'Oreal), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Jim Jackson, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Jon Seda, Puerto Rican actor
  • Nina Kemppel, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Pär Zetterberg, Swedish football player
1970 Highlights

About October 14, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra