On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mike Tyson indicted for rape of Desiree Washington

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • Only 1,695 fans watch Boston Red Sox play Cleveland

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin M. McMillan, American physicist and discoverer of plutonium (Nobel 1951), dies at 83
  • John Lawrence, doctor, dies
  • Joop Zwart, Dutch political activist and resistance fighter, dies at 78
  • Paul Michael Lombardi, actor, dies of AIDS at 31