What Happened on April 6, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

During a debate at Westminster on Northern Ireland, Harold Wilson of the Labour Party claimes that a draft Bill for the imposition of direct rule exists

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson
British Prime Minister
Harold Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Redmon, guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Lou Merloni, American baseball player
  • Tamara Henry, Miss USA-Arkansas (1997)
  • Tom Sorensen, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • Vivian Y Herding, Miss America-NM (1996), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Famous Deaths

Person of interestIgor Stravinsky

Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies of pneumonia at 88

Composer Igor Stravinsky
Igor Stravinsky