Historical Events on September 23, 1971

Historical Events

  • 2 members of the Official Irish Republican Army are killed in a premature bomb explosion

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan Vermeer's painting "The Love Letter" is stolen from The Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels by a 21 year old thief

Painter Jan Vermeer
Jan Vermeer

About September 23, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 3 months and 24 days