Historical Events In 1971
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Aug 25 Ted Lewis, [Theodore L Friedman], bandleader, dies at 80 in the year 1971.
Aug 26 In the year 1971 dutch Queen Juliana & Prince Bernhard visit Indonesia
Aug 26 On this day in history francesco Santoliquido, composer, dies at 88
Aug 27 Bennett Cerf, (Random House)/panelist (What's My Line), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history humorist and author Bennet Cerf dies.
Aug 28 In the year 1971 25 people die and 1,150 are rescued when the Greek liner Haleanna catches fire.
Aug 28 Nathan Leopold, US kidnapper/murderer of Bobby Franks (1924), dies in the year 1971.
Aug 29 In the year 1971 hank Aaron becomes the first player in baseball's National League to drive in 100+ runs in 11 seasons.
Aug 31 In the year 1971 dave Scott becomes first person to drive a car on the Moon
Sep 01 On this day in history qatar declares independence from Britain
Sep 03 John Lennon leaves the UK for NYC, never to return in the year 1971.
Sep 03 Percy Holmes, cricketer (Yorks opener, 7 Tests for Eng 1921-32), dies on this day in history.
Sep 03 Qatar regains complete independence from Britain in the year 1971.
Sep 03 Watergate team breaks into Daniel Ellsberg's doctor's office in the year 1971.
Sep 04 ABC-TV pulls the plug on The Lawrence Welk Show after 13 seasons on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska)
Sep 07 CBS-TV broadcasts the final episode of The Beverly Hillbillies on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1971 spring Byington, actress (Lily Ruskin-December Bride), dies at 84
Sep 08 On this day in history john F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts opens in Washington DC
Sep 09 In the year 1971 1,000 convicts seize Attica, NY prison
Sep 09 In the year 1971 billy Gilbert, US actor (Great Dictator, His Gal Friday), dies at 76
Sep 09 Detroit Red Wings hockey star Gordie Howe retires on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history forty-three people are killed when prisoners seize control of New York's Attica prison.
Sep 09 John Lennon &Yoko Ono appear on the Dick Cavett Show (ABC-TV) in the year 1971.
Sep 09 John Lennon releases the "Imagine" album in the year 1971.
Sep 10 Bella Darvi, actress (Racers), commits suicide at 42 in the year 1971.
Sep 10 Pacific Great Eastern Railway extension from Fort St. John to Fort Nelson, B.C. is opened for traffic on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1971 shoe-slapping statesman Nikita Krushchev, former Premier of Russia, dies.
Sep 11 In the year 1971 nikita Khrushchev, dies of a heart attack at 77
Sep 12 Lin Piau, Chinese minister of Defense, dies at 63 in the year 1971.
Sep 13 On this day in history 9 hostages & 28 prisoners die in take over at Attica State Prison
Sep 13 On this day in history frank Robinson hits his 500th HR
Sep 13 In the year 1971 lin Piao, Chinese party leader, dies in air crash at 63 [or Sept 13]
Sep 13 Police storm the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York, ending a four-day siege that killed 43 people on this day in history.