What Happened on January 4, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Dr Melvin H Evans inaugurated as 1st elected governor of Virgin Is
  • Ohio agrees to pay $675,000 to relatives of Kent State victims
  • Philadelphia's Veteran's Stadium dedicated

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Perez, Dominican-American baseball pitcher (Montreal Expos)
  • Deb Sonnenberg, softball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Errol Brown, CFL defensive back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Garrison Hearst, NFL running back (Arizona Cardinals, SF 49ers)
  • Jeremy Licht, actor (Mark-Valerie/Hogan Family), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Junichi Kakizaki, Japanese artist, sculptor
  • Orlanda Truitt, wide receiver (Oakland Raiders)
  • Richard Chee Quee, cricketer (NSW opening batsman Fiji/Chin ancestry)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Ford, American clairaudient (b. 1896)