Historical Events For 1973
Sunday, 26 February 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1973 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75)
Jan 01 Britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community on this day in history.
Jan 01 Britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market in the year 1973.
Jan 01 West African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta) on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1973 george Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million
Jan 05 In the year 1973 cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79
Jan 05 Mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1973 netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1973 british Darts Organization founded in North London
Jan 08 In the year 1973 greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG
Jan 08 On this day in history secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris
Jan 08 USSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing in the year 1973.
Jan 09 In the year 1973 heather Berson is born in California
Jan 09 Luna 21 launched, to Moon on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1973 gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die
Jan 11 Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106 on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83
Jan 11 The designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League in the year 1973.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC
Jan 11 On this day in history trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC
Jan 12 Yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1973 grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California
Jan 14 On this day in history tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV
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 Gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel in the year 1973.
Jan 15 In the year 1973 jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68
Jan 15 On this day in history pope Paul VI has an audience with Golda Meir at Vatican
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 In the year 1973 nBC presents 440th & final showing of "Bonanza"
Jan 16 Ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65 on this day in history.