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
  • Eric L Blount, CFL running back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Greg Huntington, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Mike Matheny, catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Mystikal, American rapper
  • Prince Wimbley, CFL slot back (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Rupert Penry-Jones, English actor
1970 Highlights

About September 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo