Hans Remembers= Friday October 2, 1970- 50 Years Ago.
- Another plane crash- this time a chartered airplane carrying 14 members of the Wichita State University football team and head coach Ben Wilson. The group had been traveling to play against Utah State University in a game scheduled for the next afternoon.
- Pink Floyd’s album Atom Heart Mother which became their first number one album in the UK was released on this day. They still hadn’t caught on in the US- where it peaked at #55.
- Talk show host Kelly Ripa was born in Berlin, New Jersey.