What Happened on September 4, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Most Happy Fella" opens at NY State Theater NYC

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Panel of 8 baseball experts vote to drop asterisk next to Roger Maris HR record & determine an official no hitter must go at least 9 innings

American Baseball Player Roger Maris
American Baseball Player
Roger Maris
  • Rte 35 Theater in Hazlit, last drive-in in NJ, closes

Famous Birthdays

  • Carter Jenkins, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Barnet, saxophonist (Cherokee), dies of pneumonia at 77
  • Dottie West, country singer (Here Comes my Baby), dies at 58 in a car
  • Margaret Ramsay, vocalist, dies
  • Thomas Tryon, actor (Cardinal)/writer (Other), dies at 65
  • Tom Tryon, American actor (The Cardinal, All That Glitters, The Longest Day), dies of stomach cancer at 65