On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1971

Historical Events

Music History

"You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" opens at the John Golden Theatre, NYC; runs for 31 performances

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

Reinhold Niebuhr

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

1971 Highlights

About June 1, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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