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January 10, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Richard Wilbur
  • Irish Republican Army (IRA) carry out a 'punishment attack', tarring and feathering 4 men accused of criminal activities in Belfast

Deaths in History

Coco Chanel

Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer (Chanel), dies at 87

1971 in History