On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Great Harp" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • Baltimore Orioles pitcher Pat Dobson no-hits the Yomiuri Giants, 2 - 0; first no-hitter in history of exhibition play between American and Japanese teams

Famous Birthdays

  • Pete Vordenberg, US cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Rota, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Martha Vickers, American actress (Alimony, Man I Love, Ruthless), dies after long illness at 46