On This Day

March 29, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st Lt William L Calley Jr found guilty in My Lai (Vietnam) massacre
  • Chile president Allende nationalizes banks/copper mines
  • Conrad Van Emde Boas becomes West Europe's 1st sexology professor
  • Development of a serum hepatitis vaccine for children announced

Birthdays in History

  • Lennart van Reen, son of author Ton v R/publisher Corrie Zelen

Deaths in History

  • Dhirendranath Datta, Bangladeshi politician, tortured to death at 84
1971 in History