Sunday January 24, 1971
US date format: 1/24/1971, UK date format: 24/1/1971
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 24, 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 Kenya Moore and John Reece.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Knock Three Times by Dawn.
In UK Grandad by Clive Dunn was in the top 5 hits.
10 Rillington Place, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Don'T Fall Off The Mountain by Shirley MacLaine was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Zollfahndung.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Computer Space or The Oregon Trail.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 24, 1971?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 27-6 (first Pro Bowl after NFL-AFL merger).
- The Guinean government sentences to death 92 Guineans who helped Portuguese troops in the failed landing attempts in November 1970 72 are sentenced to hard labor for life 58 of the sentenced are hanged the next day.
- In Uganda, Idi Amin deposes Milton Obote in a coup, and becomes president.
- In Los Angeles, Charles Manson and three female ampquotFamilyampquot members are found guilty of the 1969 Tate-LaBianca murders.
- See more
- Bill W: American activist co-founded Alcoholics...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 24, 1971?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - If I Were Your Woman
- King Floyd - Groove Me
- Rufus Thomas - (Do The) Push And Pull Part I
- The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer
- Joe Simon - Your Time To Cry
- Edwin Starr - Stop The War Now
- The Supremes & Four Tops - River Deep - Mountain High
- James Brown - Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved (Pt. 1)
- Curtis Mayfield - (Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below We're All Going To Go
- Jackie Wilson - (I Can Feel Those Vibrations) This Love Is Real
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 24, 1971?
On January 24, 1971 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 24, 1971?
On January 24, 1971 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 24, 1971?
On January 24, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 24, 1971?
On January 24, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 24, 1971?
On January 24, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 24, 1971?
On January 24, 1971 several famous people were born including, Kenya Moore, Tonya Crowe in Long Beach, John Reece.
Which famous people died on January 24, 1971?
Famous people died on January 24, 1971 include, Bill W.
What was the number one song in January 24, 1971?
The number one song in the week of January 24, 1971 was Knock Three Times by Dawn in US and Grandad by Clive Dunn in UK.
What were the top hits on January 24, 1971?
The top hits on January 24, 1971 were Knock Three Times by Dawn, My Sweet Lord by George Harrison, One Less Bell To Answer by The 5th Dimension in US and Grandad by Clive Dunn, I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds, Ride A White Swan by T Rex in UK.