What Happened on September 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Cesar Cedeno hits an inside-the-park grand slammer

Sport awardTennis Open

Chris Evert & Jimmy Connors win their 1st US Open tennis matches

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors
  • NY's Electric Circus Club goes out of business
  • There are further Irish Republican Army bombs set off across the region, including one in Belfast which wrecked the headquarters of the Ulster Unionist Party

Famous Birthdays

  • Kjetil AndrĂ© Aamodt, Norwegian skier
  • Pawan Kalyan, Indian actor
  • Rich Aurilia, infielder (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Shauna Sand, actress (Renegade), born in San Diego, California
  • Tom Steels, Belgian cyclist
  • Tommy Maddox, NFL quarterback (NY Giants)