On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1971

Historical Events

  • Marine clay under houses liquefies in St-Jean-Vianney, Quebec, 31 die
  • Stephen Sondheim's "Follies" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 524 performances, then most expensive broadway musical

Famous Birthdays

  • Felipe Lira, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Santa Teresa, Venezuela
  • Jaime Fernandez, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • John Zandig, American professional wrestler, born in Sewell, New Jersey
  • Yanic Perreault, Canadian ice hockey center (LA Kings), born in Sherbrooke, Canada
1971 Highlights

About April 4, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries