What Happened on September 3, 1981

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Gerald P Remy of Boston gets 6 hits in a baseball game
  • Longest game in Fenway Park, suspended in 19, Seattle Mariners 7, Boston Red Sox 7

Famous Birthdays

  • Fearne Cotton, British television presenter

Famous Deaths

  • Alec Waugh, English novelist (Island in the Sun), died after suffering a stroke at 83