On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1971

Historical Events

  • 3rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Muir College, University of California

Famous Birthdays

  • Merrin Dungey, American actress
  • Mike Bales, Saskatoon, NHL goalie (Ottawa Senators)
  • Piyal Wijetunge, cricketer (Sri Lanka slow left-armer 1993)
  • Scott Minto, English footballer
1971 Highlights

About August 6, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo