On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Idi Amin ousts Milton Obote and appoints himself President (dictator) of Uganda

Ugandan Dictator Idi Amin
Ugandan Dictator
Idi Amin
  • US Congressional Black Caucus organizes with Charles C. Diggs Jr. its first Chair

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Dilger, NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Tony Miller, Mount Pleasant Texas, 400m runner