Wednesday June 16, 1971
US date format: 6/16/1971, UK date format: 16/6/1971
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 16, 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 Tupac Shakur (rapper) and Christopher Gomez.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King.
In UK Knock Three Times by Dawn was in the top 5 hits.
McCabe & Mrs. Miller, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Quentin Durward.
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 June 16, 1971?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
- Groningen soccer team forms in Groningen
- Racial disturbance in Jacksonville Florida
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British broadcast executive (Born 1889).
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 16, 1971?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 16, 1971?
On June 16, 1971 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is June 16, 1971?
On June 16, 1971 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on June 16, 1971?
On June 16, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 16, 1971?
On June 16, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 16, 1971?
On June 16, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 16, 1971?
On June 16, 1971 several famous people were born including, Tupac Shakur (rapper), Andre President, Christopher Gomez.
Which famous people died on June 16, 1971?
Famous people died on June 16, 1971 include, Lord Reith.
What was the number one song in June 16, 1971?
The number one song in the week of June 16, 1971 was It's Too Late by Carole King in US and Knock Three Times by Dawn in UK.
What were the top hits on June 16, 1971?
The top hits on June 16, 1971 were It's Too Late by Carole King, Rainy Days And Mondays by Carpenters, Want Ads by The Honey Cone in US and Knock Three Times by Dawn, Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road, I Did What I Did For Maria by Tony Christie in UK.