On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1971

Historical Events

  • "Johnny Johnson" opens/closes at Edison Theater NYC for 1 performance

Sport awardUS Masters Golf

35th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Charles Coody wins his only major title by 2 strokes ahead of runners-up Johnny Miller and Jack Nicklaus

  • WBFF TV channel 45 in Baltimore, MD (IND) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestOliver Riedel

Oliver Riedel, German musician (Rammstein), born in Schwerin, Germany

Musician Oliver Riedel
Musician
Oliver Riedel
  • Vicellous Reon Shannon, American actor (The Hurricane), born in Memphis, Tennessee
1971 Highlights

About April 11, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries