What Happened on September 12, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 91st Men's U.S. Open: Stan Smith beats Jan Kodes (3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 7-6)

Sport awardTennis Open

91st Women's U.S. Open: Billie Jean King beats Rosemary Casals (6-4, 7-6)

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
Tennis Player Rosemary Casals
Tennis Player
Rosemary Casals

Famous Birthdays

  • Terry Dehere, NBA guard (Sacramento Kings)