On This Day

February 5, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Apollo 14, 3rd US manned Moon expedition, lands near Fra Mauro Alan Shepard & Edward Mitchell (Apollo 14) walk on Moon for 4 hrs

Deaths in History

  • Mátyás Rákosi, Hungarian party leader and Prime Minister (1952-53), dies at 78