What Happened on March 22, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

6th Academy of Country Music Awards: Merle Haggard and Lynn Anderson win

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard
  • Brian Faulkner becomes the Prime Minister of Northern Ireland
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Castillo, jockey
  • Will Yun Lee, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Bodmer, writer, dies