Historical Events In 1971
Wednesday, 29 November 2023
Jan 01 Cigarette advertisements banned on TV on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1971 a barrier collapses at Ibrox Park football ground at end of a soccer match in Glasgow Scotland, killing 66
Jan 04 Dr Melvin H Evans inaugurated as first elected Governor of Virgin Islands in the year 1971.
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 The Canadian goverment in Ottawa withdraws troops from Montreal and other areas in Quebec in wake of FLQ crisis on this day in history.
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 in the year 1971.
Jan 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1971 -40ºF (-40ºC), Hawley Lake AZ (state record)
Jan 07 Dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), dies at 60 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1971.
Jan 10 In the year 1971 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Richard Wilbur
Jan 10 On this day in history 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 In the year 1971 "All in the Family" premieres on CBS featuring the first " toilet flush" on TV
Jan 12 In the year 1971 congressional Black Caucus organizes
Jan 12 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history ethel Glenn Hier, composer, dies at 82
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 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 in the year 1971.
Jan 19 "No, No Nanette" opens at 46th St Theater New York City NY for 861 performances on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history beatles' Helter Skelter is played at the Charles Manson trial
Jan 20 Gilbert M Anderson, actor (1st Movie Cowboy), dies at 88 in the year 1971.