On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1971

Historical Events

  • Joe Torre wins NL MVP, Vida Blue wins AL MVP
  • US table tennis team arrived in China

Famous Birthdays

  • Butch Huskey, American baseball infielder (NY Mets), born in Anadarko, Oklahoma
  • Jennifer McFalls, American softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Arlington, Texas
  • Kate Slatter, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Mario Abdo Benítez, Paraguayan politician, President of Paraguay (2018-), born in Asunción, Paraguay

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Van Tilburg Clark, American author (Ox-Bow Incident), dies at 62
1971 Highlights

About November 10, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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