What Happened on July 30, 1971

Historical Events

  • 38th NFL Chicago All Star Game: Baltimore 24, All Stars 17 (52,289)
  • All Nippon Airways Flight 58 collides with a Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-86F near Shizukuishi, Japan, killing all 162 aboard the Boing 727


George Harrison releases single "Bangladesh"

  • US Apollo 15 (Scott & Irwin) lands on Mare Imbrium on the Moon
1971 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Bard Hargreaves, American drummer (Third Eye Blind - "Semi-Charmed Life"), born in Marin County, California
  • Christine Taylor, American actress, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Ron Blazier, American MLB pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Altoona, Pennsylvania
  • Sagi Kalev, Israeli bodybuilder, born in Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
  • Tom Green, Canadian comedian and actor, born in Pembroke, Canada
Born in 1971

Famous Deaths

  • Kenneth Slessor, Australian poet (b. 1901)

About July 30, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You've Got A Friend - James Taylor
  • UK #1 Song: Get It On - T Rex