What Happened on November 21, 1971

Historical Events

  • Battle of Garibpur: Indian troops aided by the Mukti Bahini, Bengali guerrillas, defeat the army of Pakistan
  • NY Rangers scores a NHL record 8 goals in 1 period
  • Richard Baker becomes teacher of San Francisco Zen Center

Famous Birthdays

  • Dahlia Salem, actress (Sofia Carlino-Another World), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Michael StrahanMichael Strahan (51 years old)

American Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive end (7 x Pro Bowl; Super Bowl 2007; NY Giants) and broadcaster (Fox NFL Sunday, co-host ABC's Good Morning America), born in Houston, Texas

  • Ramondo Stallings, NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals)
1971 Highlights

About November 21, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Theme From Shaft - Isaac Hayes
  • UK #1 Song: Coz I Luv You - Slade