What Happened on March 4, 1971

Historical Events

  • "City Command" kidnaps 4 US military men at Ankara, Turkey

Famous Birthdays

  • Fergal Lawler, Irish rock drummer (The Cranberries - "Linger"), born in Limerick, Ireland
  • Jovan Stanković, Serbian footballer
  • Nick Stabile, American actor, born in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
  • Shavar Ross, American actor-turned film director, writer, film producer and editor
Born in 1971

Famous Weddings

Pierre Trudeau

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau (51) weds author and actress Margaret Joan Sinclair (23) at a private ceremony in North Vancouver, Canada

1971 Highlights

About March 4, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Bad Apple - The Osmonds
  • UK #1 Song: Baby Jump - Mungo Jerry