Thursday June 24, 1971
US date format: 6/24/1971, UK date format: 24/6/1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on June 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 Ji Jin-hee and Ji Jin Hee.
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.
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, directed by Mel Stuart, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Greening Of America by Charles Reich was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Quentin Durward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Trek or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 24, 1971?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
- Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
- Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
- Quarter days in England
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South Korean actor.
NFL fullback (Pittsburgh Steelers).
South Korean actor.
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British television producer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 24, 1971?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays
- The Honey Cone - Want Ads
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 24, 1971?
On June 24, 1971 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is June 24, 1971?
On June 24, 1971 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 24, 1971?
On June 24, 1971 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 24, 1971?
On June 24, 1971 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 24, 1971?
On June 24, 1971 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 24, 1971?
On June 24, 1971 several famous people were born including, Ji Jin-hee, LaMonte Coleman, Ji Jin Hee.
Which famous people died on June 24, 1971?
Famous people died on June 24, 1971 include, Jack Good.
What was the number one song in June 24, 1971?
The number one song in the week of June 24, 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 24, 1971?
The top hits on June 24, 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.