Historical Events on February 9, 1971

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Historical Events

  • 5 men are killed near a BBC transmitter on Brougher Mountain, County Tyrone, in a landmine attack carried out by the Irish Republican Army
  • Apollo 14 returns to Earth
  • Probably 1st gay theme TV episode - All in the Family
  • Quake in San Fernando Valley kills 64 & causes over $┬ŻB damage
  • Satchel Paige becomes 1st negro-league player elected to baseball hall of fame