Historical Events For 1973
Monday, 29 May 2017
Jan 01 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75) in the year 1973.
Jan 01 On this day in history britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community
Jan 01 On this day in history britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market
Jan 01 In the year 1973 west African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta)
Jan 03 George Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million in the year 1973.
Jan 05 Cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79 in the year 1973.
Jan 05 Mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel on this day in history.
Jan 05 Netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1973 ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam.
Jan 06 "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock on this day in history.
Jan 07 British Darts Organization founded in North London in the year 1973.
Jan 08 Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris
Jan 08 On this day in history uSSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing
Jan 09 Heather Berson is born in California on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1973 luna 21 launched, to Moon
Jan 10 On this day in history gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die
Jan 11 Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106 in the year 1973.
Jan 11 On this day in history isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83
Jan 11 In the year 1973 the designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League.
Jan 11 On this day in history trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization.
Jan 14 On this day in history grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California
Jan 14 Tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV in the year 1973.
Jan 14 In the year 1973 the Miami Dolphins become the first NFL team to have a perfect season, remaining undefeated after beating the Washington Redskins 14-7 in Super Bowl VII.
Jan 15 On this day in history 4 Watergate burglars plead guilty in federal court
Jan 15 On this day in history gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel
Jan 15 On this day in history jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68
Jan 15 Pope Paul VI has an audience with Golda Meir at Vatican in the year 1973.
Jan 15 On this day in history president Nixon suspends all US offensive action in North Vietnam
Jan 15 On this day in history u.S. President Richard Nixon suspends American hostilities in North Vietnam, as peace negotiations move forward.
Jan 16 NBC presents 440th & final showing of "Bonanza" in the year 1973.
Jan 16 On this day in history ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65