Historical Events In 1971
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1971 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 On this day in history philadelphia's Veteran Stadium dedicated
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 In the year 1971 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 on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1971 berkeley chemists announces the first synthetic growth hormones
Jan 06 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 in the year 1971.
Jan 07 -40ºF (-40ºC), Hawley Lake AZ (state record) on this day in history.
Jan 07 Dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history 29 pilot whales beach themselves & die at San Clemente Island CA
Jan 08 Adriano Lualdi, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history voyageurs National Park, Minnesota established
Jan 10 On this day in history bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Richard Wilbur
Jan 10 In the year 1971 gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer, dies at 87
Jan 11 1st "Quickie" Divorce granted in UK on this day in history.
Jan 11 The first "Quickie" Divorce granted in UK in the year 1971.
Jan 12 In the year 1971 "All in the Family" premieres on CBS featuring the first " toilet flush" on TV
Jan 12 On this day in history congressional Black Caucus organizes
Jan 12 Fed grand jury indicts Reverand Philip Berrigan &5 others, including a nun &2 priests, on charges of plotting to kidnap Henry Kissinger on this day in history.
Jan 13 Bernard "Heinz" Lammerding, Germ SS-gen/contractor (Tulle), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jan 14 Ethel Glenn Hier, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1971 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 In the year 1971 john Dall, actor (Corn is Green, Rope), dies of heart attack at 50
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 on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1971 "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.