On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1971

Historical Events

  • Switzerland votes for national women's suffrage in a referendum

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Currey, Australian javelin thrower (Olympics 1996)
  • Marvin Graves, CFL quarterback (Montreal Alouettes)

Famous Deaths

  • Morgan Lee "Dock" Boggs, American folk and blues singer and banjo player, dies on his 73rd birthday
1971 Highlights

About February 7, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius