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
Charles Manson

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Juden, Salem MA, baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies, SF Giants)
  • 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)