Saturday January 02, 1971

US date format: 1/2/1971, UK date format: 2/1/1971

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 2, 1971). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Taye Diggs and Brad Parpan. I Drink Your Blood, directed by David E. Durston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971 On TV people were watching Zollfahndung. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Computer Space.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
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Events

  • The second Ibrox disaster kills 66 fans at a Rangers-Celtic football match
  • A barrier collapses at Ibrox Park football ground at end of a soccer match in Glasgow, Scotland, killing 66.

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Famous Deaths

  • : English poet and satirist (Born 1881).
  • : American educator and experimental...

Movies

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I Drink Your Blood

I Drink Your Blood

Directed by: David E. Durston

Starring: Bhaskar Roy Chowdhury, Jadin Wong, Rhonda Fultz, George Patterson

My Name Is Trinity

My Name Is Trinity

Directed by: Enzo Barboni

Starring: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Steffen Zacharias, Dan Sturkie

Country: United States of America

Donkey Skin

Donkey Skin

Directed by: Jacques Demy

Starring: Catherine Deneuve, Jean Marais, Jacques Perrin, Micheline Presle

Little Big Man

Little Big Man

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Chief Dan George, Martin Balsam

Country: United States of America

El Topo

El Topo

Directed by: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Starring: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Brontis Jodorowsky, José Legarreta, Alfonso Arau

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Zollfahndung

Zollfahndung

Doppelgänger

Doppelgänger

Starring: Manuel Kanseas, Angelo Kanseas, Maria Körber, Robert Dietl

Ceo zivot za godinu dana

Ceo zivot za godinu dana

Starring: Zoran Radmilovic, Ruzica Sokic, Milena Dravic, Ljubisa Samardzic

The Magic Ball

The Magic Ball

Les nouvelles aventures de Vidocq

Les nouvelles aventures de Vidocq

Days to next January 02

If January 02, 1971 is your birthday you're 49 years, 8 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 7 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Star Trek

Star Trek

Platform: originally SDS Sigma 7, HP 2000, Data General Nova

Genre: Strategy game

Galaxy Game

Galaxy Game

Platform: Arcade (PDP-11)

Genre: Space combat simulation

Computer Space

Computer Space

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Space combat simulation

Publisher: Nutting Associates

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

Platform: Android; Apple II, iOS, Macintosh; BlackBerry; Commodore 64; DOS; Facebook; Java ME; Nintendo DSi, Nintendo 3DS, Wii; Windows, Mobile, Phone 7

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Brøderbund The Learning Company Gameloft


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