What Happened on September 19, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st NYC Women's Marathon won by Beth Bonner in 2:55:22
  • 2nd NYC Marathon won by Norman Higgins in 2:22:54

Famous Birthdays

  • Colleen Coyne, American ice hockey defenseman (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • Jeremy Nunley, American NFL defensive tackle and defensive end (Houston Oilers), born in Winchester, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • Sanaa Lathan, American actress (The Best Man Holiday), born in NYC, New York