On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1970

Historical Events

  • Soviet space probe Luna 16 lands on earth after 1st unmanned round trip to moon

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeanette Kollasch, American WPVA volleyballer (Pismo-17th-1995), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Kristin Talbot, American speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Schuylerville New York
  • Paul Spoljaric, Canadian pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Winfred Tubbs, NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints), born in Fairfield, Texas
1970 Highlights

About September 24, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra