What Happened on September 2, 1971

Historical Events

  • NY's Electric Circus Club goes out of business

US Men's Tennis Open

Teenage debutants Chris Evert & Jimmy Connors win their first matches at the US Open Tennis Championships at Forest Hills

  • 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

  • Katt [Micah Sierra] Williams, American comedian, actor, rapper, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 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)
1971 Highlights

About September 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo

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