September 16, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 6 Ku Klux Klansmen arrested in connection with bombing of 10 school buses
  • A number of Unionists resign over the proposed tripartite talks involving Northern Ireland, the UK, and the Republic of Ireland

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

West German chancellor Willy Brandt meets with Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev
Chancellor of West Germany Willy Brandt
Chancellor of West Germany
Willy Brandt

Deaths in History

  • Ferdinand LR Sassen, priest/philosopher (Descartes), dies at 77