On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1971

Historical Events

  • Columbia University operations virtually end, by student strike

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Adams, Pacific Palisades California, tennis star (1989 USTA Boys), born in Pacific Palisades, California

Famous Deaths

  • William Tubman, President of Liberia (1944-71), dies at 76
1971 Highlights

About April 23, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus