On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Dark Shadows, American Gothic soap opera, concludes an almost 5 year run
  • Libya concludes 5 weeks of negotiations with Western oil companies in Tripoli

Famous Birthdays

  • James Ransom, Epee fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Todd Woodbridge, Australian tennis player, broadcaster (16 Grand Slam doubles titles), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • ZEEBRA [Hideyuki Yokoi], Japanese hip hop artist, born in Tokyo, Japan