On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1971

Historical Events

  • WNPI TV channel 18 in Norwood, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Fitzgerald, American team handball center back (Olympics 1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Lars Frederiksen, American guitarist (Rancid and UK Subs)
  • Tre Johnson, NFL guard (Washington Redskins)
1971 Highlights

About August 30, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo