What Happened on October 20, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death" opens at Barrymore for 325 per
  • Senator in the US Congress Edward Kennedy calls for a withdrawal of British troops from Northern Ireland and all-party negotiations to establish a United Ireland
  • The Nepal stock exchange collapses.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

West German Chancellor Willy Brandt is awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Chancellor of West Germany Willy Brandt
Chancellor of West Germany
Willy Brandt

Famous Birthdays

  • Dannii Minogue, Australian singer, sister of Kylie Minogue, born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Eddie Jones, NBA guard/forward (LA Lakers)
  • Kimberly Po, tennis star (1991 Futures-Evansville IN), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Snoop Dogg [Calvin Broadus], rapper (What's My Name, Gin & Juice), born in Long Beach, California

Rapper Snoop Dogg
Rapper
Snoop Dogg