What Happened on September 29, 1970

Historical Events

  • "NET Festival" last aired

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Mims, American NFL defensive end, 1992-99 (San Diego Chargers; Washington Redskins), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2008)
  • Emily Lloyd [Pack], British actress (Wish You Were Here; Cookie; In Country), born in London, England
  • Joe Hudson, American MLB relief pitcher, 1995-98 (Boston Red Sox; Milwaukee Brewers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Luke Bodensteiner, American cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Natasha Gregson Wagner, American actress (Dark Horse; SFW; High Fidelity), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nicolas Pereira, Venezuelan tennis player, born in Salto Uruguay
  • Yoshihiro Tajiri, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Tamana, Japan
Born in 1970

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Everett Horton, American vaudeville, stage, silent and sound screen character actor (Top Hat), and narrator (Fractured Fairy Tales - The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show), dies of cancer at 84
1970 Highlights

About September 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Diana Ross
  • UK #1 Song: Band Of Gold - Freda Payne