October 27, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Gerard Newe becomes the first Catholic to serve in any Northern Ireland government since 1920; Newe was appointed to try to improve community relations
  • Republic of Congo-Kinshasa becomes Republic of Zaire

Birthdays in History

  • Jade Arcade, American comics artist and writer

Weddings in History

  • Steve Garvey weds Cynthia Truhan