On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st broadcast of "Columbo" starring Peter Falk on NBC

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Wallers, English musician and songwriter (Country Teasers)
  • Chad Bratzke, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • Josh Charles, actor (Crossing the Bridge, Cooperstown)
  • Myron Bell, NFL safety (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Wayne Ferreira, tennis star (Munich 1995), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Will Shields, NFL guard (KC Chiefs)