On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Charles Haughey and two others are found not guilty of illegal arms importation by a Dublin jury; the 'Arms Trial' began on 28 May 1970
  • Gary Gabelich sets auto speed record 622.4 mph (1,001 kph)

Famous Birthdays

  • Grant Imahara, American TV Mythbuster