What Happened on January 3, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "President's Daughter" closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • AFC Championship Game: Baltimore Colts beat Oakland Raiders 27-17
  • NFC Championship Game: Dallas Cowboys beat San Francisco 49ers 17-10

Famous Birthdays

  • Cory Cross, Lloydminster, NHL defenseman (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Ku'ualoha Taylor, Hawaii, Miss USA (Hawaii-Miss Congeniality-1996)
  • Rene van Rijswijk, Dutch soccer player (RKC)