What Happened on October 10, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 5th Country Music Association Award: Charlie Pride wins
  • Fenholt & Webber's musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" premieres in NYC
  • Rain washes out Game 2, 1st World Series postponement since 1962

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryn Parry, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 BC Amateur-2nd), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Claus Dalpiaz, hockey goaltender (Team Austria 1998)
  • Corey Louchiey, NFL offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills)
  • Evgeny Kissin, Russian pianist
  • Ian Bennett, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • John Cawte Beaglehole, New Zealand historian (b. 1901)