On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1971

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: Pittsburgh Pirates beat San Francisco Giants, 3 games to 1

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Stubbs, English footballer and manager (Rotherham United), born in Kirkby, England
  • Chris Hudson, NFL strong safety (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Lola DueƱas, Spanish actress
  • Phil Bennett, British racing driver
1971 Highlights

About October 6, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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