What Happened on June 22, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • a Pretoria court rules that the former leader of the banned Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), Robert Sobukwe, will not be allowed to use his exit permit to leave South Africa for his studies in the United States.

Famous Birthdays

  • Brant Brown, infielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Porterville, California
  • Kurt Warner, American football player
  • Laryssa Biesenthal, rower (Olympics-96), born in Walkertown, Ontario

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mary Lynn Rajskub, American actress (Chloe O'Brian-24), born in Detroit, Michigan