On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1971

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" opens at Golden NYC for 31 performances

Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz
Charles M. Schulz

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ed Sullivan's final TV show on CBS

TV Host Ed Sullivan
TV Host
Ed Sullivan

Famous Birthdays

  • Mario Cimarro, Cuban actor
  • Roldán González, Cuban singer (Orishas)
  • Tony Sanneh, American soccer utility (43 caps; Hertha BSC, 1. FC Nürnberg, D.C. United; LA Galaxy), born in St. Paul, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

Person of interestReinhold Niebuhr

Reinhold Niebuhr, American theologist (Nature & Destiny of Man), dies at 78

Theologian Reinhold Niebuhr
Reinhold Niebuhr

1971 Highlights

About June 1, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini