On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1971

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Whittington, American NFL defensive end (Indianapolis Colts), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Charles Johnson, Fort Pierce Fla, catcher (US Olympics 1992, Marlins)
  • DJ Screw, American hiphop DJ (d. 2000)
  • Ed Giddins, cricketer (promising Sussex pace bowler, England A 1995)
  • Ron Stone, NFLer (Dallas Cowboys)

Person of interestSandra Oh

Sandra Oh, Korean Canadian actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Nepean, Ontario

Actress Sandra Oh
Sandra Oh
  • William Deering Jr, South Bend Indiana, pole vaulter
1971 Highlights

About July 20, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer