On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1970

Historical Events

  • "NET Festival" last aired

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Mims, NFL defensive end (San Diego Chargers)
  • Derrick Oden, NFL linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Emily Lloyd, actress (Wish You Were Here, In Country), born in London, England
  • Joseph Hudson, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Luke Bodensteiner, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Natasha Gregson Wagner, American actress (Dark Horse, SFW), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nicolas Pereira, Salto Uruguay, tennis pro
  • Yoshihiro Tajiri, Japanese professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Everett Horton, American actor and narrator (Bulwinkle Show), dies at 84
1970 Highlights

About September 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra