What Happened on October 1, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Joseph Luns becomes secretary-general of NATO
  • Walt Disney World opens in Bay Lake, Florida

Famous Birthdays

  • Amp Lee, NFL running back (Minnesota Vikings, St Louis Rams)
  • Gigi Lai, Hong Kong actress and bussiness woman, born in Hong Kong
  • Melinda Gainsford, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • Song Il Gook, Korean actor