On This Day

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 Strahan, 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? 48 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio