Historical Events In 1971
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Nov 28 Wasfi Tal, Jordan's PM, assassinated by Black Sept in Cairo in the year 1971.
Nov 29 In the year 1971 first pro golf championship at Walt Disney World
Nov 29 Heinz Tiessen, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1971.
Nov 29 The U.S. 23rd Division (Americal) ceases combat operations and begins its withdrawal from South Vietnam in the year 1971.
Dec 01 In the year 1971 arthur B Springarn, US NAACP chairman (1940-65), dies at 93
Dec 01 On this day in history john and Yoko release "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" in US
Dec 02 Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujeira, Sharjah and Umm ak Qiwain form the United Arab Emirates in the year 1971.
Dec 02 In the year 1971 soviet Mars 3 is first to soft land on Mars
Dec 04 On this day in history shunryu Suzuki, Zen teacher, founder of SF Zen Center, dies
Dec 05 On this day in history hugh Wakefield, actress (Blithe Spirit), dies
Dec 06 Hugo Godron, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1971.
Dec 06 In the year 1971 lewis Franklin Powell confirmed as Supreme Court justice
Dec 07 On this day in history "Wild & Wonderful" opens/closes at Lyceum Theater NYC
Dec 07 In the year 1971 milton Rosmer, director (Murder in the Red Barn), dies at 90
Dec 07 Wings release their first album "Wild Life" in the year 1971.
Dec 09 Lewis F Powell Jr appointed to the Supreme Court on this day in history.
Dec 09 Ralph J Bunche, UN delegate/Nobel Prize winner, dies at 67 in NYC in the year 1971.
Dec 10 Jozef MLT Cals, Dutch min of Education/premier (1965-66), dies at 57 on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1971 william H Rehnquist confirmed as Supreme Court justice
Dec 12 On this day in history david Sarnoff, US TV pioneer (RCA), dies at 80
Dec 13 In the year 1971 john Sinclair (sentence 10 yrs, sold 2 marijuana joints) is freed
Dec 13 In the year 1971 john Sinclair (sentence: 10 yrs, sold 2 marijuana joints) is freed
Dec 13 Max Mell, Austria artillery officer/literary, dies at 88 in the year 1971.
Dec 14 Golden Gate Bridge lights out all night due to power failure in the year 1971.
Dec 16 In the year 1971 pakistan army surrenders to Indian army in Bangladesh
Dec 17 On this day in history cease-fire between India and Pakistan in Kashmir
Dec 17 On this day in history radio Bangladesh begins transmitting
Dec 18 Aleksandr T Tvardovski, Russ editor in chief (Novyj Mir), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1971 people United To Save Humanity (PUSH) forms by Jesse Jackson in Chic
Dec 19 In the year 1971 "Inner City" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 97 performances
Dec 20 On this day in history roy O Disney, Brother of Walt, dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 78
Dec 21 UN Security Council chooses Kurt Waldheim as 4th secretary general on this day in history.
Dec 22 Godfried Jan Arnold Bomans, Dutch writer (Eric), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1971 uN General Assembly ratifies Kurt Waldheim as secretary-general