On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1971

Historical Events

  • The government of the Republic of Ireland states that it will take the allegations of brutality against the security forces in Northern Ireland to the European Court of Human Rights
  • TV movie "Brian's Song" airs for 1st time on ABC-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Heath Davis, New Zealand cricket bowler (NZ open v England 1994), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • Iván Rodríguez, MLB catcher (Texas Rangers), born in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
  • Kristi Noem, American politician, Governor of South Dakota (2019-), born in Watertown, South Dakota
  • Matthew Lawton, American baseball outfielder (MLB All-Star 2000, 04; Minnesota Twins), born in Gulfport, Mississippi
  • Ray Durham, American MLB infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
1971 Highlights

About November 30, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius