On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1971

Historical Events

  • Egypt refuses to renew the Suez cease fire

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Herst, Canadian kayaker (Olympics-5-92, 96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Matthew Vaughn, British producer and director (Kingsman films), born in London, England
  • Peter Sarsgaard, American actor (The Killing), born in St Clair, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Harold McNair, British-Jamaican calypso and jazz saxophonist and flautist, dies of lung cancer at 39
1971 Highlights

About March 7, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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