Historical Events In 1971
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history cigarette advertisements banned on TV
Jan 02 A barrier collapses at Ibrox Park football ground at end of a soccer match in Glasgow Scotland, killing 66 on this day in history.
Jan 04 Dr Melvin H Evans inaugurated as first elected Governor of Virgin Islands in the year 1971.
Jan 04 On this day in history ohio agrees to pay $675,000 to relatives of Kent State victims
Jan 04 Philadelphia's Veteran Stadium dedicated on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history the Canadian goverment in Ottawa withdraws troops from Montreal and other areas in Quebec in wake of FLQ crisis.
Jan 05 Australia's first one-day international cricket matched played, against England in the year 1971.
Jan 05 On this day in history harlem Globetrotters lose 100-99 to New Jersey Reds, ending 2,495-game win streak
Jan 05 US heavyweight "Sonny" Liston's (36) corpse found in the year 1971.
Jan 06 Berkeley chemists announces the first synthetic growth hormones in the year 1971.
Jan 06 On this day in history in Vancouver BC, Neil Young returns to Canada for his first concerts since pre-stardom days; named best male singer and best composer this year
Jan 07 -40ºF (-40ºC), Hawley Lake AZ (state record) in the year 1971.
Jan 07 On this day in history dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), dies at 60
Jan 08 In the year 1971 29 pilot whales beach themselves & die at San Clemente Island CA
Jan 08 On this day in history adriano Lualdi, composer, dies at 85
Jan 08 Voyageurs National Park, Minnesota established on this day in history.
Jan 10 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Richard Wilbur in the year 1971.
Jan 10 In the year 1971 gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer, dies at 87
Jan 11 In the year 1971 1st "Quickie" Divorce granted in UK
Jan 11 The first "Quickie" Divorce granted in UK on this day in history.
Jan 12 "All in the Family" premieres on CBS featuring the first " toilet flush" on TV on this day in history.
Jan 12 Congressional Black Caucus organizes on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1971 fed grand jury indicts Reverand Philip Berrigan &5 others, including a nun &2 priests, on charges of plotting to kidnap Henry Kissinger
Jan 13 Bernard "Heinz" Lammerding, Germ SS-gen/contractor (Tulle), dies at 65 in the year 1971.
Jan 14 Ethel Glenn Hier, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1971.
Jan 14 John Snow takes 7-40 for England to beat Australia by 299 runs on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1971 aswan Dam official opens in Egypt
Jan 15 On this day in history george Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord"
Jan 15 John Dall, actor (Corn is Green, Rope), dies of heart attack at 50 in the year 1971.
Jan 16 Kermit Maynard, cowboy actor (Saturday Roundup), dies at 68 in the year 1971.
Jan 18 Catherine Calvert, actress (Fires of Faith), dies of stroke at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history "No, No Nanette" opens at 46th St Theater New York City NY for 861 performances
Jan 19 Beatles' Helter Skelter is played at the Charles Manson trial in the year 1971.
Jan 20 On this day in history gilbert M Anderson, actor (1st Movie Cowboy), dies at 88