On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

First preview issue of "Ms" magazine is published in the US launched by Gloria Steinem

Journalist Gloria Steinem
Gloria Steinem
  • Pakistan president Yahya Khan resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Ellison, American NFL running back (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Augusta, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Roy O Disney, brother of Walt, dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 78