On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1970

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Richard Nixon requests 1,000 new FBI agents for college campuses

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Emmanuel Petit, French footballer (Chelsea, France), born in Dieppe, France
  • Eric Blount, American CFL running back (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Ayden, North Carolina
  • Gladys Berejiklian, Australian politician (Premier of New South Wales 2019-), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Mike Matheny, American MLB player (Milwaukee Brewers) and manager (Kansas City Royals), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Mystikal [Michael Tyler], American rapper, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Rupert Penry-Jones, English actor (Spooks, The Strain), born in London, England
1970 Highlights

About September 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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