Historical Events on September 13, 1981

About Sep 13, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 1 month and 6 days

Historical Events

  • 33rd Emmy Awards: Taxi, Hill St Blue, Judd Hirsh & Isabel Sanford win
  • April Moon sets women's handbow distance record of 1,039 yds & 13"
  • Atlanta Falcons tie record of 31 points in 4th quarter (vs Green Bay)
  • Jan Stephenson wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: John McEnroe wins third straight US title; beats Björn Borg 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 6-3 in Borg's last Grand Slam match

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe
Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR