Historical Events Happened In 1973
Monday, 26 September 2016
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 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 In the year 1973 george Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 In the year 1973 ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam.
Jan 06 On this day in history "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock
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 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 in the year 1973.
Jan 09 Heather Berson is born in California in the year 1973.
Jan 09 In the year 1973 luna 21 launched, to Moon
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 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 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 in the year 1973.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 14 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 in the year 1973.
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 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Pope Paul VI has an audience with Golda Meir at Vatican on this day in history.
Jan 15 President Nixon suspends all US offensive action in North Vietnam on this day in history.
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.