Historical Events For 1973
Monday, 29 May 2017
Oct 30 Ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1973.
Oct 31 On this day in history tom Seaver wins NL Cy Young Award
Nov 03 Arturo De Cordova, actor (This Strange Passion), dies at 65 in the year 1973.
Nov 03 On this day in history good Morning America premiers on ABC (David Hartman &Nancy Dussault)
Nov 03 On this day in history mariner 10 launched-1st Venus pics, first mission to Mercury
Nov 04 Karl H Waggerl, Austria author (Green Friends), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history bART starts San Francisco-Daly City train shuttle service
Nov 07 On this day in history nJ becomes first state to allow girls into the little league
Nov 08 Nevada approves pari-mutuel betting on Jai Alai in the year 1973.
Nov 09 On this day in history fire at Taiyo department store, kills 101 and injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan)
Nov 10 Stringbean, country singer/comedian/banjoist (Hee Haw), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Nov 11 Stringbean, [David Akeman], banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Nov 13 Bruno Maderna, Italian composer/conductor (Satyricon), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Nov 14 "Good Evening" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 438 performances in the year 1973.
Nov 14 Britain's Princess Anne marries commoner, Capt Mark Phillips on this day in history.
Nov 16 In the year 1973 alan Watts, writer/popularizer of Zen, dies in Calif
Nov 16 In the year 1973 john Lennon releases "Mind Games" album
Nov 16 President Nixon authorizes construction of the Alaskan pipeline on this day in history.
Nov 16 Skylab 4 launched into Earth orbit in the year 1973.
Nov 17 President Nixon told AP "...people have got to know whether or not their President is a crook. Well, I'm not a crook" on this day in history.
Nov 19 Cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies in the year 1973.
Nov 19 Elections in Suriname, premier Sedney's PNP doesn't win a chair on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1973 allan Sherman, parodist (Camp Granada, Harvey & Sheila), dies at 48
Nov 21 In the year 1973 18 minute gap found in Watergate Tapes
Nov 21 Allan Sherman singer, dies at 48 (Goodbye Muddah, Goodbye Faddah) in the year 1973.
Nov 23 Claire Dodd, actress (Ex-Lady, In the Navy), dies after illness at 64 in the year 1973.
Nov 25 Bloodless military coup ousts Greek President George Papadopoulos on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history i response to the 1973 oil crisis, President Richard M. Nixon called for a Sunday ban on the sale of gasoline to consumers.
Nov 25 On this day in history laurence Harvey, actor (Of Human Bondage), dies of cancer at 45
Nov 26 On this day in history john Rostill, rocker, dies at 31
Nov 26 Nixon's personal sec, Rose Mary Woods, tells a federal court she accidentally caused part of 18-minute gap in a key Watergate tape on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1973 senate votes 92-3 to confirm Gerald R Ford as VP
Nov 29 Chrysler Halts Production witht he economic downturn of the late 1970s struck again. This time, limping auto giant Chrysler Corp. announced plans to halt production at seven plants on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1973 bruce Yarnell, LA Calif, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35