July 16, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Franco appoints prince Juan Carlos as deputy in Spain

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco
  • The Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) withdraw from Stormont (North Ireland Parliament) after no inquiry is announced into the shooting dead of Seamus Cusack and Desmond Beattie

Deaths in History

  • H T Tsiang, dies at 65