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Historical Events In 1971

Sunday, 18 April 2021

Apr 22   Soyuz 10 launched in the year 1971.  

Apr 23   In the year 1971 columbia University operations virtually end, by student strike  

Apr 23   Soyuz 10 launched; cosmonauts become first in Salyut 1 space station on this day in history.  

Apr 23   William Tubman, president of Liberia (1944-71), dies at 76 in the year 1971.  

Apr 24   In the year 1971 soyuz 10 returns to Earth  

Apr 25   On this day in history max Drischner, composer, dies at 80  

Apr 25   US canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire on this day in history.  

Apr 26   On this day in history heaviest rains ever in Bahia district of Brazil, 15" in 24 hrs  

Apr 26   SF lightship replaced by automatic buoy on this day in history.  

Apr 28   In the year 1971 samuel Lee Gravely Jr becomes first black admiral in US Navy  

Apr 28   T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2093 Genichesk in the year 1971.  

Apr 29   Bill Graham closes down the Fillmore & Fillmore East in the year 1971.  

Apr 29   Boeing receives contract for Mariner 10, Mercury exploration on this day in history.  

Apr 30   Elmo Roper, pollster (Roper Poll), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

May 01   Amtrak railroad begins operation in the year 1971.  

May 01   Amtrak, the U S passenger railroad system that combines the operations of 18 intercity railroads, goes into service in the year 1971.  

May 01   In the year 1971 edith Day, actress (Romance of Air), dies at 75  

May 01   In the year 1971 rolling Stones release "Brown Sugar"  

May 03   Erich Honecker succeeds Walter Ulbricht as East German party leader in the year 1971.  

May 03   On this day in history nixon administration arrests 13,000 anti-war protesters in 3 days  

May 03   Pulitzer prize awarded to John Toland (Rising Sun) on this day in history.  

May 04   Donald Dexter Van Slyke, US chemist (Cyanosis), dies at 88 in the year 1971.  

May 04   Mud slide buries part of St-Jean Vianney Quebec, killing 31 people; $1 million damage on this day in history.  

May 05   Alice Tissot, actress (Italian Straw Hat), dies of cancer at 81 in the year 1971.  

May 05   On this day in history race riot in Brownsville section of Brooklyn (NYC)  

May 06   Helene Weigel, Austrian/German actress (Metropolis), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

May 07   On this day in history willem Banning, Dutch theologist/sociologist (Karl Marx), dies at 83  

May 08   In the year 1971 joe Frazier beats Muhammad Ali at Madison Square Garden  

May 09   On this day in history 23rd Emmy Awards All in the Family, Jack Klugman &Jean Stapleton  

May 09   In the year 1971 23rd Emmy Awards: All in the Family, Jack Klugman &Jean Stapleton  

May 09   On this day in history elizabeth Bonner runs female world record marathon (3 01 42)  

May 09   On this day in history elizabeth Bonner runs female world record marathon (3:01:42)  

May 09   In the year 1971 friends of Earth return 1500 non-returnable bottles to Schweppes  

May 09   In the year 1971 largest walk in crowd (31,626) in Baltimore Oriole history  

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Famous Birthdays In 1971

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Aamer Nazir, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler 1993- ) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of brad Parpan, WLAF quarterback (Rhein Fire)  

Jan 02   Horace Copeland, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs) was born in the year 1971.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of robert O' Neal, WLAF DB (Amsterdam Admirals)  

Jan 02   Taye Diggs, American actor was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1971 birth of lisa Harrison, American basketball player  

Jan 04   Carlos Perez, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (Montreal Expos) was born on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 04   In the year 1971 death of arthur Ford, American clairaudient (b. 1896)  

Jan 05   On this day in history death of douglas Shearer, Canadian film engineer (b. 1899)  

Jan 07   Dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), dies at 60 on this day in history.  

Jan 08   In the year 1971 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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