On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1970

Famous Birthdays

  • Coleman Rudolph, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • Steve Campbell, tennis star, born in Buffalo, New York
  • Winston Bogarde, soccer player (Sparta/Ajax)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer James Brown (37) weds Deidre Jenkins in Barnwell, South Carolina

Singer James Brown
James Brown

Famous Deaths

  • RenĂ© Schneider, Chilean general/supreme commander, murdered
1970 Highlights

About October 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra