Historical Events In September - 01
Friday, 15 January 2021
1975 NBC-TV broadcasts its last Monday Night Baseball game as the Montreal Expos defeat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on this day in history.
1975 On September - 01 nYC transit fare rises from 35. to 50.
1976 On September - 01 nASA launches space vehicle S-197
1976 Wayne L Hays, (Rep-D-Oh), resigns (scandal with Elizabeth Ray) on September - 01.
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 Jacqueline Smith of Great Britain scores 10 straight dead center strikes on a 4" disk in World Parachute Championships in Yugoslavia on this day in history.
1978 On this day in history olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina, dies at 33
1979 On this day in history debbie Boone &Gabriel Ferrer wed in LA
1979 On September - 01 lA Court orders Clayton Moore to stop wearing Lone Ranger mask
1979 Pioneer 11 becomes the first spacecraft to flyby the planet Saturn on this day in history.
1979 Pioneer 11 makes 1st fly-by of Saturn, discovers new moon, rings on September - 01.
1979 Doris Kenyon, silent screen actress (Alexander Hamilton), dies at 81 on September - 01.
1981 Fiona Brothers sets women's propeller boat speed record (116.279 MPH) on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history albert Speer, German NSDAP-architect/minister of Army at 76
1982 Max speedometer reading mandated at 85 MPH on September - 01.
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 A Soviet fighter plane downs a KAL Boeing 747 jumbo jet that veered 100 miles into Soviet airspace, killing all 269 people aboard on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history korean Boeing 747 strays into Siberia &is shot down by a Soviet jet
1983 On this day in history henry "Scoop" Jackson, (Sen-D-Wash), dies at 71
1984 Howland Chamberlin, actor (Force of Evil, Pickup), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1985 After 73 years the wreck of the 'Titanic' is found by Dr Robert Ballard on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1989 On September - 01 a Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51
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 Gerben Wagenaar, resistance fighter/communist, dies at 80 on September - 01.
1994 Clifford Leofric Purdy Bishop, bishop, dies at 88 on this day in history.