Historical Events Happened In 1973
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1973 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75)
Jan 01 In the year 1973 britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community
Jan 01 Britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 05 Mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel on this day in history.
Jan 05 Netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic in the year 1973.
Jan 05 On this day in history ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam.
Jan 06 In the year 1973 "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock
Jan 07 British Darts Organization founded in North London on this day in history.
Jan 08 Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG in the year 1973.
Jan 08 Secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris on this day in history.
Jan 08 USSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing on this day in history.
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 In the year 1973 gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die
Jan 11 On this day in history famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106
Jan 11 Isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 the designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League.
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC on this day in history.
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC in the year 1973.
Jan 12 Yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization in the year 1973.
Jan 14 On this day in history grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California
Jan 14 In the year 1973 tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1973 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 Ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65 on this day in history.