Historical Events In 1971
Monday, 09 December 2019
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 In the year 1971 dr Melvin H Evans inaugurated as first elected Governor of Virgin Islands
Jan 04 Ohio agrees to pay $675,000 to relatives of Kent State victims in the year 1971.
Jan 04 Philadelphia's Veteran Stadium dedicated in the year 1971.
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 In the year 1971 australia's first one-day international cricket matched played, against England.
Jan 05 Harlem Globetrotters lose 100-99 to New Jersey Reds, ending 2,495-game win streak in the year 1971.
Jan 05 US heavyweight "Sonny" Liston's (36) corpse found on this day in history.
Jan 06 Berkeley chemists announces the first synthetic growth hormones on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1971 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 29 pilot whales beach themselves & die at San Clemente Island CA on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history adriano Lualdi, composer, dies at 85
Jan 08 Voyageurs National Park, Minnesota established in the year 1971.
Jan 10 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Richard Wilbur on this day in history.
Jan 10 Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer, dies at 87 in the year 1971.
Jan 11 In the year 1971 1st "Quickie" Divorce granted in UK
Jan 11 On this day in history the first "Quickie" Divorce granted in UK
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 in the year 1971.
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 In the year 1971 bernard "Heinz" Lammerding, Germ SS-gen/contractor (Tulle), dies at 65
Jan 14 Ethel Glenn Hier, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history john Snow takes 7-40 for England to beat Australia by 299 runs
Jan 15 Aswan Dam official opens in Egypt in the year 1971.
Jan 15 George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" in the year 1971.
Jan 15 John Dall, actor (Corn is Green, Rope), dies of heart attack at 50 on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history kermit Maynard, cowboy actor (Saturday Roundup), dies at 68
Jan 18 Catherine Calvert, actress (Fires of Faith), dies of stroke at 80 in the year 1971.
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 Gilbert M Anderson, actor (1st Movie Cowboy), dies at 88 on this day in history.