On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1971

Historical Events

  • AL OKs Washington Senator move to Arlington (Texas Rangers)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfonso Ribeiro, American actor (Silver Spoons - "Alfonso"; Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - "Carlton'), singer, dancer, and director, born in NYC, New York
  • John Crawley, English cricketer
  • Luke Wilson, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Bernardo Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947), dies at 84
1971 Highlights

About September 21, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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