What Happened on April 24, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Frank Merriwell" opens and closes at Longacre Theater NYC (1 performance only)
  • Soyuz 10 returns to Earth

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Brohm, quarterback (San Francisco 49ers)
  • Ken Klee, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Kumara Dharmasena, cricketer (Sri Lankan off-spinner)
  • Mauro Pawlowski, Belgian guitarist and singer
  • Phil Rogers, Adelaide SA Aust, 100m breaststroker (Oly-bronze-92, 96)