Historical Events In September - 09
Friday, 07 August 2020
1971 Billy Gilbert, US actor (Great Dictator, His Gal Friday), dies at 76 on September - 09.
1973 Samuel N Behrman, US stage/screenwriter (Quo Vardis), dies at 80 on September - 09.
1974 On September - 09 sultan Ismail Hajibeyov, composer, dies at 55
1975 Czech tennis player Martina Navratilova defects to the West on this day in history.
1975 The United States launch the Viking 2 spacecraft to Mars on September - 09.
1975 On September - 09 viking 2 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
1975 Ethel Griffies, actress (Billy Liar, Birds), dies at 97 on this day in history.
1976 On this day in history chinese leader Mao Tse Tung dies in Beijing at age 82.
1976 On September - 09 mao Tse-Tung, Chinese communist party chairman (1949-76), dies at 82
1977 On September - 09 john Breeden, actor (Madame Racketeer, Salute), dies at 73
1978 On this day in history jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86)
1979 On September - 09 at age 16, Tracy Austin becomes the youngest player ever to win the US Open women's tennis title.
1979 On this day in history john McEnroe beats Vitas Gerulaitis, for the US Open Tennis title
1979 Sid Bernstein offers $« billion for a Beatle reunion on this day in history.
1979 On September - 09 yusef Islam (Cat Stevens) weds Fouzia Ali at Kensington Mosque
1979 On this day in history solon Michaelides, composer, dies at 73
1981 On this day in history phiroz Edulji Palia, cricket (2 Tests for India, 29 runs & 0-13), dies
1982 Columbia mated with SRBs &external tank in preparation for STS-5 on September - 09.
1982 Conestoga 1, 1st private commercial rocket, makes suborbital flight on September - 09.
1982 Former movie star Princess Grace of Monaco dies from injuries suffered from an earlier car accident on September - 09.
1982 Frederic Dannay, [Ellery Queen], US, detective writer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
1983 On September - 09 challenger returns to Kennedy Space Center via Sheppard AFB, Texas
1983 Radio Shack announces their color computer 2 (the Coco2) on September - 09.
1983 On September - 09 vitas Gerulatis bets his house that Martina Navratilova can't beat the 100th ranked male tennis player
1984 John McEnroe beats Ivan Lendl, for the US Open Tennis title on September - 09.
1984 On September - 09 walter Kaufmann, composer, dies at 77
1986 On September - 09 nYC jury indicts Gennadly Zakharov (Soviet UN employee) of spying
1986 The first colorized classic movie (computerized color added to an originally black and white movie) appears on Ted Turner's WTBS "Superstation" in Atlanta, GA on this day in history.
1987 On September - 09 gary Hart admits to cheating on his wife on "Nightline"
1987 On this day in history gerrit John Heijn, senior executive (Ahold), kidnapped/murdered
1988 On September - 09 uS swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup NZ set to appeal
1988 On September - 09 uS swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup: NZ set to appeal
1989 On September - 09 steffi Graf beats Martina Navratalova for the US Open championship
1989 On this day in history tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose