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Historical Events In 1971

Monday, 21 September 2020

Feb 07   Women win the right to vote in Switzerland in the year 1971.  

Feb 08   On this day in history south Vietnamese troops invade Laos  

Feb 09   Apollo 14, and its crew of three astronauts, returns to Earth after America's third lunar landing mission in the year 1971.  

Feb 09   First British soldier killed in Northern Ireland on this day in history.  

Feb 09   Probably first gay theme TV episode - All in the Family in the year 1971.  

Feb 09   Quake in San Fernando Valley kills 65 &causes over $ billion damage on this day in history.  

Feb 09   San Fernando, California an earthquake measuring 6.5 lasted about 60 seconds, took 65 lives, injured more than 2,000, and caused property damage estimated at $505 million in the year 1971.  

Feb 09   Satchel Paige becomes first negro-league player elected to baseball HOF in the year 1971.  

Feb 10   Royal Albert Hall bans scheduled concert featuring Frank Zappa in the year 1971.  

Feb 11   On this day in history montréal Canadien John Believau scores his 500th NHL goal  

Feb 11   On this day in history uS, UK, USSR, others sign Seabed Treaty outlawing nuclear weapons  

Feb 11   In the year 1971 whitney Young Jr, National Urban League director, drowns in Nigeria  

Feb 12   George Shelton, actor (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 86 in the year 1971.  

Feb 13   On this day in history 12,000 South Vietnamese troops cross into Laos  

Feb 13   Golfing Vice President Spiro Agnew hits 2 tee shots into the crowd, injuring 2 in the year 1971.  

Feb 14   In the year 1971 movie "Ben Hur" first shown on television  

Feb 14   Richard Nixon installs secret taping system in White House on this day in history.  

Feb 15   After 1200 years Britain abandons 12-shilling system for decimal on this day in history.  

Feb 15   In the year 1971 britain changes its currency to the decimal system  

Feb 15   Marian Viktorovich Koval, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Feb 16   Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, under opposition attack in the Commons, utters an apparently unparliamentary expression that he later describes as "fuddle-duddle" we all know what it really was on this day in history.  

Feb 17   In the year 1971 teddy Hart, actor (3 Men on a Horse), dies at 73  

Feb 19   On this day in history paul McCartney releases "Another Day" in UK  

Feb 20   Major General Idi Amin Dada appoints himself President of Uganda on this day in history.  

Feb 20   In the year 1971 national Emergency Center erroneously orders US radio &TV stations to go off the air; The mistake wasn't resolved for 30 minutes  

Feb 21   Adolph Weiss, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

Feb 21   In the year 1971 ruth Jessen wins LPGA Sears Women's World Golf Classic  

Feb 21   In the year 1971 series of tornadoes cuts through Mississippi & Louisiana killing 117  

Feb 22   Barry Macollum, actor (On the Waterfront), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Feb 22   On this day in history lieutenant General Hafiz al-Assad becomes President of Syria  

Feb 23   In the year 1971 boston Bruins begin 13 NHL game win streak  

Feb 23   In the year 1971 george Harrison is fined & his driving license is suspended for 1 year as a result of several speeding tickets  

Feb 23   King Lockwood, dies of stroke at 73 in the year 1971.  

Feb 23   Lieutenant Calley confesses & implicates Captain Medina in the year 1971.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1971

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1971 birth of aamer Nazir, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler 1993- )  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of aaron Williams, NBA center (Seattle Supersonics)  

Jan 02   Brad Parpan, WLAF quarterback (Rhein Fire) was born in the year 1971.  

Jan 02   In the year 1971 birth of horace Copeland, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs)  

Jan 02   Robert O' Neal, WLAF DB (Amsterdam Admirals) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Taye Diggs, American actor was born in the year 1971.  

Jan 02   Lisa Harrison, American basketball player was born in the year 1971.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of carlos Perez, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (Montreal Expos)  

Famous Deaths In 1971

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Saint Amphilochius of Pochayiv, Ukrainian Orthodox Christian Saint (b. 1894) died in the year 1971.  

Jan 02   Willard Maas, American educator and experimental filmmaker (b. 1906) died in the year 1971.  

Jan 04   On this day in history death of arthur Ford, American clairaudient (b. 1896)  

Jan 05   Douglas Shearer, Canadian film engineer (b. 1899) died on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), dies at 60  

Jan 08   On this day in history adriano Lualdi, composer, dies at 85  

Jan 09   Giannis Christou, Greek composer (b. 1926) died on this day in history.  

Jan 10   In the year 1971 gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer, dies at 87  

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