Tuesday 16 November 1971
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aleksandr Sergeyevich Popov and Mylo Carbia.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Theme From Shaft by Isaac Hayes.
In UK Coz I Luv You by Slade was in the top 5 hits.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Ra Expeditions by Thor Heyerdahl was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bandeira 2.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Oregon Trail or Star Trek.
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- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- Aleksandr Sergeyevich Popov
- Mylo Carbia: Puerto Rican-American screenwriter.
- Koshi Rikdo: Japanese mangaka.
- Aleksandr Popov: Russian swimmer, Gold Medal in 50 and 100M Freestyle in Atlanta.
- Tanja Damaske: German javelin thrower and shot putter.
- Mustapha Hadji: Moroccan footballer and manager.
- Annely Peebo: Estonian soprano and actress.
- Alexander Popov: Russian swimmer and coach.
- Waqar Younis: Pakistani cricketer and coach.
- Donald Wolf: computer game creator.
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