On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 21st NFL Pro Bowl, LA Memorial Coliseum: NFC beats AFC, 27-6; MVPs: Fred Carr, Green Bay Packers, LB; Mel Renfro, Dallas Cowboys, CB

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea Mackris, American television producer
  • Cory Bailey, American baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Joe Panos, NFL guard/center (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Saalman Raelyn, Fostoria Ohio, actress (Attack of 60' Centerfold)
  • Tonya Crowe, American actress (Olivia-Knots Landing), born in Long Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bill W., American co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous (b. 1895)