What Happened on January 19, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "No, No Nanette" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 861 performances
  • 24th NHL All-Star Game: West beat East 2-1 at Boston
  • NHL Writers' Association renamed Professional Hockey Writers' Association

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Beatles' "Helter Skelter" is played at Charles Manson trial

Murderer Charles Manson
Murderer
Charles Manson

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Juden, baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies, SF Giants), born in Salem, Massachusetts
  • John Wozniak, American singer and songwriter (Marcy Playground)
  • Maurice Hofman, Dutch soccer player (MVV)
  • Reggie Brooks, NFL running back (Washington Redskins)
  • Shawn Wayans, actor (In Living Color)

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Shields, American musician (b. 1899)