On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1971

Historical Events

  • Alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Yuen, Hong Kong actress, born in Hong Kong
  • John Thierry, American football defensive end (Chicago Bears), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2017)
  • Maik Taylor, Northern Irish footballer, born in Hildesheim, Germany
  • Monty Grow, American football safety (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Inverness, Florida
1971 Highlights

About September 4, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo