June 18, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Social Democratic and Labour Party and Nationalist Members of Parliament refuse to attend the state opening of Stormont (North Ireland Parliament)

Divorces in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aviator Howard Hughes divorces 2nd wife Jean Peters after 14 years of marriage

Aviator and Businessman Howard Hughes
Aviator and Businessman
Howard Hughes

Deaths in History

  • Paul Karrer, Swiss chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1889)