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.
  • West German Chancellor Willy Brandt is awarded Nobel Peace Prize

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
Snoop Dogg