Historical Events Happened In 1973
Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Jan 01 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75) on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community
Jan 01 Britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market in the year 1973.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79
Jan 05 In the year 1973 mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel
Jan 05 On this day in history netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 Ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam on this day in history.
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 Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1973 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 Heather Berson is born in California on this day in history.
Jan 09 Luna 21 launched, to Moon in the year 1973.
Jan 10 Gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die on this day in history.
Jan 11 Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106 in the year 1973.
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 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC in the year 1973.
Jan 11 On this day in history trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC
Jan 12 In the year 1973 yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization.
Jan 14 Grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California in the year 1973.
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 In the year 1973 4 Watergate burglars plead guilty in federal court
Jan 15 Gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel in the year 1973.
Jan 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1973 president Nixon suspends all US offensive action in North Vietnam
Jan 15 In the year 1973 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.