On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1971

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Coetzer, Hoopstad South Africa, tennis star (1996 Aust semi)
  • Anthony "Pig" Miller, NBA forward (LA Lakers, Atlanta Hawks)
  • Mitchel van der Gaag, Dutch soccer player (PSV, Motherwell)
  • Timothy Christopher Carswell, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
1971 Highlights

About October 22, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra