What Happened on February 1, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ajay Jadeja, cricketer (Indian opening batsman)
  • Derek Byrd, NFL cornerback (New Orleans Saints)
  • Michael C. Hall, American actor (Dexter, Six Feet Under), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Robert O'Neal, WLAF safety (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Ron Welty, American musician
  • Tommy Salo, Surahammar SWE, NHL goalie (Team Sweden, NY Islanders)
  • Zlatko Zahovič, Slovenian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Jim A J Christy, cricket (10 Tests for S Af, 638 runs at 34 33), dies