What Happened on September 9th, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1,000 convicts riot & seize Attica, NY prison

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon & Yoko Ono appear on Dick Cavett Show (ABC-TV)

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Music releaseAlbum Release

John Lennon releases "Imagine" album

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
  • NHL great Gordie Howe retires

Famous Birthdays

  • Jill Sudduth, Balt MD, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-gold-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Gilbert, US actor (Great Dictator, His Gal Friday), dies at 76