Saturday February 20, 1971
US date format: 2/20/1971, UK date format: 20/2/1971
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 20, 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 Calpernia Addams and Anita Mormand.
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.
One Brief Summer, directed by John Mackenzie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Antagonists by Ernest K. Gann was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Galaxy Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 20, 1971?
- National Emergency Center erroneously orders US radio and TV stations to go off the air; the mistake isn't resolved for 30 minutes.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 20, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Johnnie Taylor - Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone
- Wilson Pickett - Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You
- Rufus Thomas - (Do The) Push And Pull Part I
- James Brown - Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved (Pt. 1)
- Jackson 5 - Mama's Pearl
- Joe Simon - Your Time To Cry
- The Temptations - Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
- The Stylistics - You're A Big Girl Now
- The Osmonds - One Bad Apple
- The Fuzz - I Love You For All Seasons
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 20If February 20, 1971 is your birthday you're 49 years, 7 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 26 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in February 1971?
- LIFE: Rita Hayworth Ruby Keeler Paulette Goddard Myrna Loy Joan
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Creighton Abrams -- Feb. 15, 1971
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8216
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?