On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1971

Historical Events

  • Mariner 9, 1st to orbit another planet (Mars)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Whiteman, England, 800m/1500m runner
  • Craig Powell, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns)
  • John Francis Zingg, American rocker (4 Fun - "Unbelievable Fun Boys"), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Matthew Minagall, cricketer (S Australian lefty wrist-spinner 1991-95)
  • Noah Hathaway, actor (Troll, Neverending Story)
  • Ron Rivers, NFL running back (Detroit Lions)
1971 Highlights

About November 13, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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