What Happened on September 4, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Longest game at Fenway Park completed in 20, Seattle Mariners 8, Boston Red Sox 7
  • Newscaster David Brinkley is released by NBC
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Beyoncé Knowles, singer (Destiny's Child), born in Houston, Texas

  • Lacey Sturm, American singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • Richard Garcia, Australian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Verne Rowe, actor (Verne-Fernwood 2 Night), dies at 59