What Happened on September 22, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • OPEC directs members to negotiate price increases to offset the devaluation of the US dollar
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Chesney Lee Haskes, England, singer (Feels So Alive)
  • Christian Fauria, NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Ian Van Der Wal, Darwin Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • Princess Märtha Louise of Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Ford McGuinn, American director and actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men), dies of heart attack at 67
  • Yvonne St Clair, dancer, dies at 57