On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Garibpur: Indian troops aided by Mukti Bahini (Bengali guerrillas) defeat the Pakistan army
  • 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, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • Ramondo Stallings, NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals)