On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1971

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

"McCabe and Mrs Miller" film by Robert Altman, starring Warren Beatty and Julie Christie with songs by Leonard Cohen is released

Actress Julie Christie
Actress
Julie Christie
Film Director Robert Altman
Film Director
Robert Altman
Singer-songwriter and writer Leonard Cohen
Singer-songwriter and writer
Leonard Cohen

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Showerman, American actor
  • LaMonte Coleman, NFL fullback (Pittsburgh Steelers)

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Good, actor (Father Goose), dies
  • John Dunning, cricketer (4 Tests for NZ 1933-37), dies
1971 Highlights

About June 24, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer