On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Test Cricket debut of Sunil Gavaskar, v West Indies at Port-of-Spain

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrick Martin, NBA guard (LA Clippers, Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • Roger Salkeld, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Burbank, California
  • Sean Morley, American professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Raymond Herreman, Belgian poet, journalist and writer (Jericho's Rose), dies at 74
  • Thurston Dart, English harpsichordist and conductor, dies at 49