What Happened on September 5, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Astros pitcher J R Richard debut, strikes out 15 Giants in a 5-3 win
  • NY Mets Don Hahn hits 1st inside the park homer at Phillies Vet

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Hollioake, England cricketer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Carlester Crumpler, American NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • Kim Maher, American softball infielder (Olympics-gold-96), born in Saigon, Vietnam