Historical Events In September - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1975 On this day in history nBC-TV broadcasts its last Monday Night Baseball game as the Montreal Expos defeat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5.
1975 On September - 01 nYC transit fare rises from 35. to 50.
1976 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-197
1976 On September - 01 wayne L Hays, (Rep-D-Oh), resigns (scandal with Elizabeth Ray)
1977 1st TRS-80 Model I computer sold on this day in history.
1977 Ethel Waters, actress (Beulah)/singer (Stormy Weather), dies at 76 on September - 01.
1978 On this day in history jacqueline Smith of Great Britain scores 10 straight dead center strikes on a 4" disk in World Parachute Championships in Yugoslavia
1978 Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina, dies at 33 on September - 01.
1979 Debbie Boone &Gabriel Ferrer wed in LA on September - 01.
1979 LA Court orders Clayton Moore to stop wearing Lone Ranger mask on September - 01.
1979 Pioneer 11 becomes the first spacecraft to flyby the planet Saturn on September - 01.
1979 Pioneer 11 makes 1st fly-by of Saturn, discovers new moon, rings on September - 01.
1979 On September - 01 doris Kenyon, silent screen actress (Alexander Hamilton), dies at 81
1981 On this day in history fiona Brothers sets women's propeller boat speed record (116.279 MPH)
1981 On September - 01 albert Speer, German NSDAP-architect/minister of Army at 76
1982 On September - 01 max speedometer reading mandated at 85 MPH
1982 On this day in history palestinian Liberation Organization leaves Lebanon
1982 Clifford M Curzon, England, pianist, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history a Soviet fighter plane downs a KAL Boeing 747 jumbo jet that veered 100 miles into Soviet airspace, killing all 269 people aboard.
1983 Korean Boeing 747 strays into Siberia &is shot down by a Soviet jet on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history henry "Scoop" Jackson, (Sen-D-Wash), dies at 71
1984 On this day in history howland Chamberlin, actor (Force of Evil, Pickup), dies at 73
1985 After 73 years the wreck of the 'Titanic' is found by Dr Robert Ballard on September - 01.
1985 On this day in history uS-French expedition locates wreckage of Titanic off Newfoundland
1986 Paul McCartney releases "Press to Play" album on September - 01.
1986 Murray Hamilton, actor (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 63 on September - 01.
1988 On September - 01 leonor Sullivan, (Rep-D-Missouri, 1955-77), dies at 86
1989 Major League Baseball Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti dies of a heart attack at age 51 on September - 01.
1989 Princess Anne &Mark Phillips announce their seperation on September - 01.
1989 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51 on this day in history.
1991 Mark Robinson, British actor (The Girl), dies at 30 on September - 01.
1992 Morris Carnovsky, US actor (Dead Reckoning), dies at 94 on this day in history.
1993 On September - 01 gerben Wagenaar, resistance fighter/communist, dies at 80
1994 On this day in history clifford Leofric Purdy Bishop, bishop, dies at 88