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Posted in Crazy Wisdom on Wednesday, July 7, 2004 at 2:41 pm by flerly.
In 1971 (the year you were born)

Richard Nixon is president of the US.
Charles Manson and 3 of his followers are convicted of multiple counts of first-degree murder.
An earthquake in California’s San Fernando Valley kills 64 people.
New York Times begins publication of classified Pentagon papers on US involvement in Vietnam.
The $70 million Kennedy Center opens in Washington, DC.
A four day revolt at New York’s Attica state prison ends after being stormed by 1000 state troopers.
A new stock-market index called the Nasdaq debuts.
Walt Disney World opens.
Intel releases world’s first microprocessor, the 4004.
Ray Tomlinson sends the first e-mail.
Libertarian party established in USA.
Kid Rock, Denise Richards, Sean Astin, Winona Ryder, and Ricky Martin are born.
Pittsburgh Pirates win the World Series.
Baltimore Colts win Superbowl V.
Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup.
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath is published.
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour premieres on television.
“Bridge Over Troubled Water” by Simon & Garfunkel wins Grammy for song of the year.
All in the Family premieres.

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