What Happened on September 6, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • British Prime Minister Edward Heath meets with Irish Prime Minister/Taoiseach Jack Lynch at Chequers in England to discuss the situation in Northern Ireland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jerry Lewis' 6th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $8,125,387

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis
  • William Craig and Ian Paisley speak at a rally in Belfast before a crowd of approximately 20,000 people and call for the establishment of a 'third force' to defend 'Ulster'

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Goldwire, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
  • Devang Gandhi, Indian Cricketer
  • Holli Rene Hyche, runner, born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Kathy Wolfgramm, rocker (Jets)
  • Pavel Patera, Kladno CZE, hockey forward (Team Czech Rep, Oly-gild-98)
  • Sandra Natasha Abreu, Miss Universe-Dominican Republic (1996)