Thursday 11 February 1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Bock and Jennifer Lynne Faucette in Burlington.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Bad Apple by The Osmonds.
In UK My Sweet Lord by George Harrison was in the top 5 hits.
Get Carter, directed by Mike Hodges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dave Allen at Large.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Computer Space or Star Trek.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 February 1971 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
- John Bock: NFL center (NY Jets, Miami Dolphins).
- Jennifer Lynne Faucette in Burlington: Vermont, USA; Miss Vermont-America (1995).
- Linda Wild in Arlington Heights: Illinois, USA; tennis star (1993 Melbourne Open).
- Damian Lewis: British actor.
- Evan Tanner: American mixed martial artist (Born 1971).
- Whitney Young Jr: US National Urban League director, drowns in Nigeria.
- Montreal Canadiens' John Believau scores his 500th NHL goal.
- Eighty-seven countries, including the US, UK, and USSR, sign the Seabed Treaty outlawing nuclear weapons on the ocean floor in international waters.
- February 12 ampndash Palestinian and Jordanian fighters clash in Amman.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1971 ?
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