On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1971

Historical Events

  • South African Broadcasting Corp lifts its ban on the Beatles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Winnie Mandela sentenced to 1 year in jail in South Africa

Anti-Apartheid Activist and Politician Winnie Mandela
Anti-Apartheid Activist and Politician
Winnie Mandela

Famous Birthdays

  • Terryl Ulmer, CFL defensive back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Tyler Florence, American chef, Food Network personality & cookbook author, born in Greenville, South Carolina
1971 Highlights

About March 3, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces