What Happened on September 17, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Jordan launches offensive against guerrilla army
  • WSWP TV channel 9 in Grandview, WV (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Fontenot, NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears)
  • Ashley Ambrose, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Mark Brunell, NFL quarterback (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Wolfgang Kromp, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)