Saturday December 11, 1971: on this day

About December 11th, 1971, in brief:

  • Historical events: Nihat Erim forms the new government of Turkey (34th government, Nihat Erim had served two times as a prime minister)
  • Day of the week: December 11th, 1971 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Nikki Sixx, Jean Marais
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Family Affair by Sly & The Family Stone
  • #1 UK song: Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West) by Benny Hill
  • Popular movie: Sometimes a Great Notion directed by Paul Newman

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What day of the week was December 11, 1971?

December 11, 1971 was a Saturday and it was the 345th day of the year 1971 in the Gregorian calendar.

December 11, 1971 can also be written as 12/11/1971 in the US and as 11/12/1971 in UK and Europe.

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December 11, 1971: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on December 11, 1971:

  • Nihat erim forms the new government of turkey (34th government, nihat erim had served two times as a prime minister)

December 11, 1971: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

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December 11, 1971: What were the main match results that day?

NFL - American Football

  • Baltimore Colts - Miami Dolphins : 14 - 3
  • Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 10 - 29

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December 11, 1971: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for December 11th is Sagittarius.

Sagittarius is the 9th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between November 22nd and December 21st belong to the Sagittarius sign: discover Sagittarius personality and who should a Sagittarius marry.

Babies born in December are either Sagittarius or Capricorn. People born before December 21st are Sagittarius, while people born from December 22nd have the sign of Capricorn.

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December 11, 1971: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for December 11, 1971 is Pig and the associated element is Metal.

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December 11, 1971: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on December 11, 1971 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on December 11, 1971 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on December 11, 1971 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 22% full, rising at 01:15 am and setting at 01:03 pm.

The previous full moon was on Dec 02, 1971 while the next full moon would come on Dec 31, 1971.

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Who was born on December 11, 1971?

Famous people born on December 11, 1971:

  • Willie McGinest

    American football player.

  • Cedric Ihalauw

    Soccer player (roda jc).

  • Alain Rayes

Whose famous birthday is on December 11th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on December 11th:

  • Nikki Sixx
    Nikki Sixx

    American musician, bass guitarist, songwriter, and leader of motley crue, the "bad boys" in american heavy metal during the 1980s and 1990s.

  • Jean Marais
    Jean Marais

    French actor with handsome, rugged features.

  • John Kerry
    John Kerry

    This american lawyer and politician is an american politician.

  • Jean-Louis Trintignant
    Jean-Louis Trintignant

    He was a french director and actor, and he made his tv and film debut in 1956.

  • Hailee Steinfeld
    Hailee Steinfeld

    Hailee Steinfeld is an actress known for her roles in movies like True Grit and Pitch Perfect 2..

  • Brenda Lee
    Brenda Lee

    American singer, billed as "little miss dynamite", the little girl with a big voice" from when she was just 4'9" (approximately 140 cm) and...

  • Rita Moreno
    Rita Moreno

    Award-winning actress known for her roles in 'West Side Story'.

  • Teri Garr
    Teri Garr

    American comedian and actress who was a regular guest on "sonny and cher comedy review" in 1974.

  • Donna Mills
    Donna Mills

    American actress and producer.

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How old is someone born on December 11, 1971?

Someone born on December 11, 1971 is:

52 years 7 months old,

or 631 months and 7 days old,

or 2744 weeks and 5 days old,

or 19213 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on December 11, 1971?

There are 146 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday December 11th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on December 11, 1971?

You belong to the Generation X if you were born on December 11, 1971.

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December 11, 1971: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on December 11, 1971:

  • Maurice McDonald

    Mcdonald's was founded by an american businessman (d. 1971).

What famous deaths happened on December 11th?

Famous deaths on December 11th:

  • Sam Cooke
    Sam Cooke

    American singer with amazing singing talent.

  • Galina Vishnevskaya
    Galina Vishnevskaya

    Leningrad, russia -- soprano (madama butterfly).

  • Andre Braugher
    Andre Braugher

    Chicago, illinois -- actor (frank pembleton-homicide).

  • Arthur Mullard
    Arthur Mullard

    English comedian (born 1910).

  • Percy Kilbride
    Percy Kilbride

    Actor (ma & pa kettle), died at 76.

  • Bettey Page

    Famous pin-up model known for her iconic images in the 1950s.

  • Ravi Shankar

    Ravi shankar was an indian composer and sitar virtuoso who is best known for popularizing indian classical music in the west and...

  • Ahmadou Kourouma

    Renowned Ivorian writer known for his novels depicting African history and culture.

  • Kyrus Wong

    Renowned Chinese-American artist known for his innovative style and contributions to the art world.

  • Derward Powers

    Award-winning journalist and author.

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December 11, 1971: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on December 11, 1971 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week December 6th and December 12th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

December 11, 1971: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on December 11, 1971 was Family Affair by Sly & The Family Stone, according to the music chart for the week December 6th and December 12th.

  1. - Family Affair
  2. - Theme From Shaft
  3. - Have You Seen Her
  4. - Got To Be There
  5. - An Old Fashioned Love Song

December 11, 1971: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on December 11, 1971 was Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West) by Benny Hill, according to the music chart for the week December 6th and December 12th.

  1. - Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West)
  2. - Jeepster
  3. - Coz I Luv You
  4. - Tokoloshe Man
  5. - Theme From 'shaft'

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Who was the US President on December 11, 1971?

On December 11, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 11, 1971?

On December 11, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 11, 1971?

On December 11, 1971 the Pope was St Paul VI.


What is special about December 11th?

December 11th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 11th day of the month of December. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on December 11th, such as:

  • 2018 - 2018 strasbourg attack: two people are killed and 14 more injured in a shooting rampage at strasbourg's annual christmas market. police identify the shooter as an extremist and they flee the scene. this incident is being considered terrorist.
  • 2017 - 2017 new york city attempted bombing: a homemade pipe bomb carried by a man was set off near new york city's port authority bus terminal. the attacker and three others were also injured. akayed ullah is currently in custody.
  • 2016 - Iraqi civil war (2014-2017: at least 8 people are killed in two car bombings in fallujah.

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What happened in 1971?

1971 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Ari closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 19 performances
  • UCLA starts 88 basketball game win streak
  • Swiss men accept female suffrage

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What was the calendar for December 1971?

December 1971 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with December being the 12th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Saturday December 11, 1971