On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Austrian driver Jochen Rindt wins F1 World Drivers Championship by 5 points from Jacky Ickx after Mexican GP; only season World Championship awarded posthumously, after Rindt's death in Italian GP practice at Monza

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Goldberg, American actor
  • Adam Pascal, American actor
  • Ed Robertson, Canadian musician (Barenaked Ladies)
  • J.A. Adande, American sports columnist
  • Kelvin Ingram, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Peter Aerts, Dutch kickboxer and martial artist