SUNDAY AUGUST 16, 1970- 50 YEARS AGO

Sunday August 16, 1970- 50 Years Ago.

Jean-Pierre Monsere
  • Bicyclist Jean-Pierre Monsere of Belgium won the gold metal in the 1970 UCI Road World Championships. The 21 year old star would tragically be killed seven months later on March 15, 1971 when he was struck by a car and killed in another race.
Bio
  • American sportscaster Bonnie Bernstein born 50 years ago today in Brooklyn, New York.