On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1961

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Carol Burnett-Richard Hayes Show premieres on CBS radio

Comedian and Actress Carol Burnett
Comedian and Actress
Carol Burnett
  • US authorizes Agency for International Development

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Kennedy, English actor, born in Wythenshawe, United Kingdom
  • Rizwan-uz-Zaman, Pakistani cricketer, born in Karachi, Pakistan
1961 Highlights

About September 4, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 60 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo