Historical Events In 1971
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 13 The World Hockey Association is founded in the year 1971.
Sep 14 On this day in history bill Copson, cricketer (England pace bowler before & after WW2), dies
Sep 16 On this day in history ferdinand LR Sassen, priest/philosopher (Descartes), dies at 77
Sep 16 On this day in history six Klansmen arrested in connection with bombing of 10 school buses
Sep 20 James Westerfield, actor (Travels of Jaime McPheeters), dies at 59 in the year 1971.
Sep 21 In the year 1971 john Lennon & Yoko Ono are Dick Cavett's only guest
Sep 22 Joseph Ford McGuinn, director, dies of heart attack at 67 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history billy Gilbert, actor (Paradise Alley, Safari, Rio), dies at 77
Sep 25 On this day in history tC Jones, female impersonator, dies of cancer at 50
Sep 26 In the year 1971 muriel Kirkland, actress (Nana, Fast Workers), dies of emphysema at 68
Oct 01 Disneyworld opens in Orlando, Florida on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1971 walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida opens
Oct 02 In the year 1971 homing pigeon averages 133 KPH (record) in 1100-km Australian race
Oct 03 In the year 1971 leah Baird, writer (Jungle Bride), dies of anemia at 88
Oct 04 On this day in history borden's opens a turn-of-century ice cream parlor at Disney World
Oct 04 Edit Angold, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel), dies at 76 in the year 1971.
Oct 08 Christopher Dark, actor (Man Behind the Badge), dies at 51 on this day in history.
Oct 08 John Lennon releases his megahit "Imagine" in the year 1971.
Oct 11 On this day in history chester Conklin, actor (Greed, Modern Times), dies at 83
Oct 11 In the year 1971 frank McGee becomes news anchor of the Today Show
Oct 12 Dean G Acheson, US foreign minister (1949-53), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 13 1st World Series night game (Pittsburgh 4-Baltimore 3) in the year 1971.
Oct 14 2 killed in Memphis racial disturbances in the year 1971.
Oct 19 Alberto Pirelli, Italian industrial, dies at 89 in the year 1971.
Oct 21 On this day in history etienne Gailly, Belgian marathoner (Oly-bronze-48), dies at 48
Oct 24 Carl Ruggles, US composer (Evocations), dies at 95 on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1971 harry Drake sets longest arrow flight by a footbow (1 mile 268 yds)
Oct 25 In the year 1971 albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (King Lear), dies at 82
Oct 25 Roy Disney dedicates Walt Disney World in the year 1971.
Oct 25 On this day in history the United Nations votes to expel Taiwan and admit mainland China.
Oct 25 UN General Assembly admits Mainland China & expels Taiwan on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1971 robert Gordon director/writer (Loveless), dies at 76
Oct 26 On this day in history uN votes to replace Taiwan with China
Oct 27 Republic of the Congo becomes Republic of Začre on this day in history.