Monday February 08, 1971
US date format: 2/8/1971, UK date format: 8/2/1971
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 8, 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 Mika Karppinen and Andrus Veerpalu.
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.
Max et les ferrailleurs, directed by Claude Sautet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while A White House Diary by Lady Bird Johnson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 08, 1971?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
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- South Vietnamese ground troops launch an incursion into Laos to try and cut off the Ho Chi Minh trail and stop communist infiltration.
- The NASDAQ stock market index opens for the first time.
- Pedro Morales beats Ivan Koloff in New York, to become WWF wrestling champion.
- A new stock market index called the Nasdaq debuts.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 08, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rufus Thomas - (Do The) Push And Pull Part I
- Johnnie Taylor - Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone
- Joe Simon - Your Time To Cry
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - If I Were Your Woman
- James Brown - Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved (Pt. 1)
- Jackson 5 - Mama's Pearl
- King Floyd - Groove Me
- The Stylistics - You're A Big Girl Now
- Diana Ross - Remember Me
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 08, 1971?
On February 08, 1971 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is February 08, 1971?
On February 08, 1971 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 08, 1971?
On February 08, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 08, 1971?
On February 08, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 08, 1971?
On February 08, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 08, 1971?
On February 08, 1971 several famous people were born including, Mika Karppinen, Andrus Veerpalu, Susan Misner.
What was the number one song in February 08, 1971?
The number one song in the week of February 08, 1971 was One Bad Apple by The Osmonds in US and My Sweet Lord by George Harrison in UK.
What were the top hits on February 08, 1971?
The top hits on February 08, 1971 were One Bad Apple by The Osmonds, Knock Three Times by Dawn, Rose Garden by Lynn Anderson in US and My Sweet Lord by George Harrison, Pushbike Song by The Mixtures, Stoned Love by The Supremes in UK.