On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1971

Historical Events

  • Montreal Canadien John Believau scores his 500th NHL goal
  • US, UK, USSR, others sign Seabed Treaty outlawing nuclear weapons

Famous Birthdays

  • Damian Lewis, British actor, born in St John's Wood, London
  • John Bock, Americn NFL center (NY Jets, Miami Dolphins), born in Crystal Lake, Illinois
  • Linda Wild, American tennis star (1993 Melbourne Open), born in Arlington Heights, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Whitney Young Jr, National Urban League director, drowns in Nigeria
1971 Highlights

About February 11, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius