What Happened on February 5, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

28th Golden Globes: "Love Story", George C. Scott, & Ali MacGraw win

  • Apollo 14, 3rd US manned Moon expedition, lands near Fra Mauro Alan Shepard & Edward Mitchell (Apollo 14) walk on Moon for 4 hrs

Famous Birthdays

  • Dianne Norman, Sault Ste Marie Ontario, basketball forward (Olympics 1996)
  • Marcus Redman, actor (Raymond-Doogie Howser)
  • Peter "Chip" Cipollone, Ardmore Pa, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Sara Evans, American singer

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Judi Dench (36) weds actor Michael Williams (35) at St Mary's Catholic Church in Hampstead, London

Actress Judi Dench
Judi Dench

Famous Deaths

  • Mátyás Rákosi, Hungarian premier (1952..56), dies at 78