On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1971

Historical Events

  • Borden's opens a turn-of-century ice cream parlor at Disney World
  • KMPH TV channel 26 in Visalia-Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Friderika Bayer, Hungarian singer

Famous Deaths

  • Edit Angold, German actress (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel), dies at 76
1971 Highlights

About October 4, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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