What Happened on April 20, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Recording

Barbra Streisand records "We've Only Just Begun"

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • US Supreme Court upholds use of busing to achieve racial desegregation

Famous Birthdays

  • Carla Geurts, Dutch swimmer
  • Chris Penn, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs, Chicago Bears)
  • Grant Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996)
  • John Senden, Brisbane QLD, Australian golfer
  • Terry Smith, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Tina Cousins, English singer
  • Yonel Jourdain, NFL running back/kick returner (Buffalo Bills)

Famous Deaths

  • Cecil Parker, British actor (The Lady Vanishes, Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 73