What Happened on July 21, 1971

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Sam Giancana returns to the United States after spending seven years of exile in Mexico

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlotte Gainsbourg, French-British actress (La BĂ»che, Antichrist), born in London
  • Nuno Markl, Portuguese comedian and radio host
Born in 1971

About July 21, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) - The Raiders
  • UK #1 Song: Get It On - T Rex