On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1971

Historical Events

  • KVUE TV channel 24 in Austin, Texas (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Harrison, NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers)
  • Brian Earley, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Fresno, California
  • Chris Oeding, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Ana, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bella Darvi [Bajla WÄ™gier], Polish actress (The Egyptian, Hell and High Water, Racers), commits suicide at 42
  • Pier Angeli [Anna Maria Pierangeli], Italian actress (Sodom & Gomorrah, Vintage, Battle of the Bulge), dies of barbiturate overdose at 39
1971 Highlights

About September 10, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo