On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1971

Historical Events

  • Philadelphia 76ers outscore Cincinnati Royals 90-8 in 1 half

Famous Birthdays

  • Cory Fleming, NFL wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Dalton James, actor (My Father the Hero, Mark-Beverly Hills 90201)
  • Kirk Botkin, NFL tight end (New Orleans Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Louie Debrusk, Cambridge, NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Marty Moore, NFL inside linebacker (NE Patriots)
  • Nadja Auermann, German supermodel
  • S├ębastien Godefroid, Belgian sailor
  • Taase Faumui, NFL defensive linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Whitney Hedgepeth, 100m/200m backstroke (2 Olympic silver medals 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Greshoff, Dutch poet/author/journalist (Last Things), dies at 82
  • Mary Dorna [Mary Jeanette Tenkink-Stoppelman], Dutch author, dies at 79
1971 Highlights

About March 19, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces