On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1970

Historical Events

  • NBA Cleveland Cavaliers 1st home game, lose to San Diego 110-99
  • US/USSR sign an agreement to discuss joint space efforts

Famous Birthdays

  • Bracey Walker, NFL safety (Cin Bengals, Miami Dolphins)
  • Kurt Rosenwinkel, American jazz guitarist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Rob Hitchcock, CFL defensive back (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Famous Deaths

  • Baby Huey [James Ramey], American rock and soul singer (Baby Huey & Babysitters), dies of a drug-related heart attack at 26
  • Eduardo López-Chávarri y Marco, Spanish composer, music critic and lawyer, dies at 99
1970 Highlights

About October 28, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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