June 13, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • In defiance of a government ban, members of the Orange Order march through the mainly Catholic town of Dungiven, County Londonderry causing a riot
  • The New York Times begin publishing excerpts from the Pentagon Papers, classified documents on the long history of the U.S. in Vietnam

Birthdays in History

  • Broderick nonuplets, Sydney Australia