Monday May 31, 1971

US date format: 5/31/1971, UK date format: 31/5/1971

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 31, 1971). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Diana Damrau and Idina Menzel. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Brown Sugar by The Rolling Stones. In UK Knock Three Times by Dawn was in the top 5 hits. They Might Be Giants, directed by Anthony Harvey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971 while The New Centurions by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Quentin Durward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Oregon Trail or Computer Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1971 or at May 31 across the years.

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

What the sky looked like on 31 May 1971

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on your day

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 31 May 1971 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

They Might Be Giants

Directed by: Anthony Harvey

Starring: George C. Scott, Joanne Woodward, Jack Gilford, Lester Rawlins

More info

Summertree

Directed by: Anthony Newley

Starring: Michael Douglas, Jack Warden, Brenda Vaccaro, Barbara Bel Geddes

More info

Whity

Directed by: Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Starring: Ron Randell, Hanna Schygulla, Katrin Schaake, Harry Baer

More info

One More Train to Rob

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring: George Peppard, Diana Muldaur, John Vernon, France Nuyen

More info

The Go-Between

Directed by: Joseph Losey

Starring: Julie Christie, Alan Bates, Margaret Leighton, Michael Redgrave

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 31 May 1971

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Quentin Durward

Starring: Marie-France Boyer

Country: France

More info

Wenn der Vater mit dem Sohne

Directed by: Hans Quest

More info

The Ten Commandments

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

More info

The Comedians

Schlager beim Wort genommen

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 31 May 1971!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 May 1971 ?

Holidays:
  • World No Tobacco Day.
  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
  • Saint Petronella.
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 31 May
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • WDXR (now WKPD) TV channel 29 in Paducah, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Reinhold Niebuhr, US theologist, dies at age 78.
  • The birth of Bangladesh is declared by the government in exile, in territory formerly part of Pakistan.
  • June ndash Massachusetts passes its Chapter 766 laws enacting Special Education.

Birth chart on this day

Planetary positions on May 31, 1971 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on May 31, 1971 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See birth chart for 31 May 1971

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 31 May 1971 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1971?

Life magazine Beano comics

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The New Centurions

By: Joseph Wambaugh

Ex-cop turned #1 New York Times bestselling writer Joseph Wambaugh forged a new kind of literature with his great early police procedurals.

More info

The Underground Man

By: Ross Macdonald

As a mysterious fire rages through the hills above a privileged town in Southern California, Archer tracks a missing child who may be the pawn in a marital struggle or the victim of

More info

The Female Eunuch

By: Germaine Greer

The publication of Germaine Greer's The Female Eunuch in 1970 was a landmark event, raising eyebrows and ire while creating a shock wave of recognition in women around the world with

More info

Love In The Ruins

By: Walker Percy

Dr. Tom More has created a stethoscope of the human spirit. With it, he embarks on an unforgettable odyssey to cure mankind's spiritual flu.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Oregon Trail

Platform: Android; Apple II, iOS, Macintosh; BlackBerry; Commodore 64; DOS; Facebook; Java ME; Nintendo DSi, Nintendo 3DS, Wii; Windows, Mobile, Phone 7

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Brøderbund The Learning Company Gameloft

More info
Star Trek

Star Trek

Platform: originally SDS Sigma 7, HP 2000, Data General Nova

Genre: Strategy game

Galaxy Game

Galaxy Game

Platform: Arcade (PDP-11)

Genre: Space combat simulation

Computer Space

Computer Space

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Space combat simulation

Publisher: Nutting Associates


#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why May 31, 1971 is such a special date for you!