Historical Events on September 13, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 11 guards & 31 prisoners die in take over at Attica State Prison
  • Frank Robinson hits his 500th HR

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nikita Khrushchev, Soviet premier, buried in Moscow

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev
  • Two North Ireland Loyalists are mortally injured when the bomb they were preparing exploded prematurely in a house in Bann Street, Belfast
  • WIIQ TV channel 41 in Demopolis, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • World Hockey Association forms