What Happened on January 7, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • -40°F (-40°C), Hawley Lake, Ariz (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Hamilton, NFL/WLAF defensive end (Amsterdam Admirals, NY Jets)
  • C.W. Anderson, American professional wrestler
  • Masato Itai, WLAF wide receiver (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Tina Anderson, American comic book writer
  • Todd Yeaman, NFL defensive tackle (NY Giants)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

American horror, sci-fi and fantasy author Stephen King marries Tabitha Spruce, author and activist

Horror Author Stephen King
Horror Author
Stephen King

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), dies at 60
  • Madame Spivy [LeVoe], actress (All Fall Down), dies at 64