On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Schreuder, Dutch soccer player (PSV/FC Groningen/RKC), born in Barneveld, Netherlands
  • Fernando Smith, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings), born in Flint, Michigan
  • Michael Hughes, Irish footballer, born in Larne, Northern Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Ludwig Marcuse, German philosopher, dies at 77