What Happened on September 24, 1971

Historical Events

  • 90 Russian diplomats expelled from Britain for spying
  • Eyskens-Cools disbands Belgium parliament
  • Houston Astros beat San Diego Padres, 2-1, in 21 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Salisbury, English drummer (The Verve), born in Chippenham, England
1971 Highlights

About September 24, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 51 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Go Away Little Girl - Donny Osmond
  • UK #1 Song: Hey Girl Don't Bother Me - Tams