What Happened on November 19, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Disney World's Fort Wilderness opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Griffith, cricketer (West Indian Test opening batsman 1997)
  • Alice Peacock, American folk singer
  • Andy Sheets, Baton Rouge LA, infielder (Seattle Mariners)
  • Dimitri Yushkevich, Yaroslavl Russia, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leaf)
  • Jeremy McGrath, American motorcycle racer
  • Michelle Andrews, Newcastle NSW Aust, field hockey striker (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Stern, American sportscaster (first televised college football game), dies of a heart attack at 64