Historical Events In 1971
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 20 John Lennon meets Yoko Ono's parents in Japan on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1971 "Alias Smith & Jones" premieres on ABC TV
Jan 21 Richard B Russell, (Sen-D-Ga), dies at 73 in the year 1971.
Jan 23 On this day in history -80║F (-62║C), Prospect Creek Camp AK (US record)
Jan 23 In the year 1971 the temperature at Prospect Creek, Alaska, dropped to 80 degrees below zero, the lowest temperature ever recorded in the United States.
Jan 24 Panarctic Oils caps a natural gas well on King Christian Island,NWT that had burned out of control for 3 months in the year 1971.
Jan 25 In the year 1971 charles Manson &3 women followers convicted of Tate-LaBianca murders
Jan 25 On this day in history himachal Pradesh becomes 18th Indian state
Jan 25 In the year 1971 military coup in Uganda under General Idi Amin Dada
Jan 25 In the year 1971 philadelphia mint's first trial strike of the Eisenhower dollar
Jan 26 In the year 1971 charles Manson convicted of murder
Jan 26 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept law against limitation of war crimes in the year 1971.
Jan 27 On this day in history montgomery St Station, last link in BART, `holed thru'
Jan 29 Test debut of Dennis Keith Lillee, v England at Adelaide in the year 1971.
Jan 29 In the year 1971 test debut of Dennis Keith Lillee, vs England at Adelaide
Jan 30 On this day in history dennis Lillee takes 5-84 in his first Test bowl, vs England
Jan 31 On this day in history "My Sweet Lord" by George Harrison hit #1 on UK pop chart
Jan 31 In the year 1971 american astronauts Alan B. Shepard, Jr., Edgar Mitchell and Stuart Roosa blast off to the moon aboard apollo 14.
Jan 31 Apollo 14 launched, first landing in lunar highlands in the year 1971.
Jan 31 US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn in the year 1971.
Jan 31 US male Figure Skating championship won by John Misha Petkevich on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history canada and China open diplomatic relations; exchange diplomats in both countries, and officially recognize each other's sovereignty
Feb 01 Jim A J Christy, cricket (10 Tests for S Af, 638 runs at 34 33), dies on this day in history.
Feb 02 Idi Amin becomes ruler of Uganda, following a coup that ousts President Milton Obote on this day in history.
Feb 03 Jay C Flippen, actor (Ensign O'Toole), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1971 apollo 14 lander Antares lands on Moon (Shepard &Mitchell)
Feb 04 British car maker Rolls Royce declared itself bankrupt on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1971 government exhibit under construction collapses, kills 65 in Brazil
Feb 04 On this day in history national Guard mobilized to quell rioting in Wilmington NC
Feb 04 Rolls Royce goes bankrupt after a disastrous contract to supply aero engines to Lockheed Aircraft on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1971 apollo 14, 3rd US manned Moon expedition, lands near Fra Mauro; Alan Shepard &Edward Mitchell (Apollo 14) walk on Moon for 4 hours
Feb 05 M├íty├ís R├íkosi, Hungarian premier (1952..56), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Feb 05 The US Apollo 14 (Shepard and Mitchell onboard) lands on the Moon in the year 1971.
Feb 06 On this day in history the First time a golf ball is hit on the Moon (by Alan Shepard)