On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1971

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Whitfield, NFL tackle (Atlanta Falcons), born in Carson, California
  • Yoo Sang-chul, South Korean soccer midfielder (124 caps; 2002 FIFA World Cup All-Star Team; Ulsan Hyundai), born in Seoul, South Korea (d. 2021)
1971 Highlights

About October 18, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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