On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1970

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jim Morrison found guilty of "open profanity and indecent exposure" after allegedly exposing himself at a concert in Miami in 1969

Poet and Rocker Jim Morrison
Poet and Rocker
Jim Morrison
  • Soviet spcecraft Luna 16 lands on Moon's Mare Fecunditatis, drills core sample

Famous Birthdays

  • John Copeland, American NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals), born in Lanett, Alabama
1970 Highlights

About September 20, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo