On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1971

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henry Kissinger visits the People's Republic of China to negotiate a detente between the US and China

US Secretary of State and Political Scientist Henry Kissinger
US Secretary of State and Political Scientist
Henry Kissinger

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Leslie, American TV rocker (Guys Next Door-"I've Been Waiting for You"), born in New York
  • Chadrick Brown, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Danalee Bragado, WPVA volleyballer (Best of Beach-9th-1995), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Dani Behr, Model & TV Presenter
  • Ger Senden, soccer player (Roda JC)
  • Marc Andreessen, American software developer
  • Scott Grimes, American actor (Together We Stand), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
1971 Highlights

About July 9, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer