Historical Events For 1973
Monday, 24 April 2017
Oct 30 In the year 1973 ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer, dies at 77
Oct 31 In the year 1973 tom Seaver wins NL Cy Young Award
Nov 03 In the year 1973 arturo De Cordova, actor (This Strange Passion), dies at 65
Nov 03 Good Morning America premiers on ABC (David Hartman &Nancy Dussault) in the year 1973.
Nov 03 Mariner 10 launched-1st Venus pics, first mission to Mercury on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history karl H Waggerl, Austria author (Green Friends), dies at 75
Nov 05 On this day in history bART starts San Francisco-Daly City train shuttle service
Nov 07 NJ becomes first state to allow girls into the little league on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1973 nevada approves pari-mutuel betting on Jai Alai
Nov 09 In the year 1973 fire at Taiyo department store, kills 101 and injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan)
Nov 10 In the year 1973 stringbean, country singer/comedian/banjoist (Hee Haw), dies at 58
Nov 11 Stringbean, [David Akeman], banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw), dies at 58 in the year 1973.
Nov 13 Bruno Maderna, Italian composer/conductor (Satyricon), dies at 53 in the year 1973.
Nov 14 "Good Evening" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 438 performances in the year 1973.
Nov 14 In the year 1973 britain's Princess Anne marries commoner, Capt Mark Phillips
Nov 16 Alan Watts, writer/popularizer of Zen, dies in Calif on this day in history.
Nov 16 John Lennon releases "Mind Games" album on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history president Nixon authorizes construction of the Alaskan pipeline
Nov 16 Skylab 4 launched into Earth orbit on this day in history.
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 On this day in history cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies
Nov 19 On this day in history elections in Suriname, premier Sedney's PNP doesn't win a chair
Nov 20 On this day in history allan Sherman, parodist (Camp Granada, Harvey & Sheila), dies at 48
Nov 21 18 minute gap found in Watergate Tapes in the year 1973.
Nov 21 On this day in history allan Sherman singer, dies at 48 (Goodbye Muddah, Goodbye Faddah)
Nov 23 In the year 1973 claire Dodd, actress (Ex-Lady, In the Navy), dies after illness at 64
Nov 25 On this day in history bloodless military coup ousts Greek President George Papadopoulos
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 Laurence Harvey, actor (Of Human Bondage), dies of cancer at 45 on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history john Rostill, rocker, dies at 31
Nov 26 On this day in history nixon's personal sec, Rose Mary Woods, tells a federal court she accidentally caused part of 18-minute gap in a key Watergate tape
Nov 27 Senate votes 92-3 to confirm Gerald R Ford as VP on this day in history.
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 in the year 1973.
Nov 30 On this day in history bruce Yarnell, LA Calif, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35