The 29th of October, 1971, fell on a Friday. Day 302 of 1971. Decade: 1970s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 29th of October, 1971:
American guitarist Duane Allman is killed in a motorbike accident.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Winona Ryder: Actress.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 29th of October, 1971:
United States: Maggie May / Reason To Believe - Rod Stewart
United Kingdom: Maggie May / Reason To Believe - Rod Stewart
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 29th of October, 1971.
1971 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1971 were dominated by the likes of Dawn, Three Dog Night, Rod Stewart, The Bee Gees, Carole King, Melanie, The Osmonds, The Temptations, The Raiders, Isaac Hayes, Donny Osmond and Cher.
U.S. President Richard Nixon was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1971.
1971 in movies.
Movies released in 1971 included Fiddler on the Roof, The French Connection, Dirty Harry, Diamonds Are Forever, Billy Jack, Summer of '42, The Last Picture Show, Carnal Knowledge, A Clockwork Orange, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Harold and Maude, Klute and Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of October:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 29th of October, 1971.
17,492 days have passed since this date.
1,511,308,800 seconds have passed since the 29th of October, 1971.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,763,193,600 times.
Since the 29th of October, 1971, earth has travelled approximately 779,835,340,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 251,884,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 129,972,557 steps. That's about 57,766 miles!
Since this date, 18,135,706 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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