Historical Events In 1973
Friday, 20 April 2018
Oct 30 On this day in history ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer, dies at 77
Oct 31 Tom Seaver wins NL Cy Young Award in the year 1973.
Nov 03 Arturo De Cordova, actor (This Strange Passion), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Nov 03 Good Morning America premiers on ABC (David Hartman &Nancy Dussault) on this day in history.
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 BART starts San Francisco-Daly City train shuttle service in the year 1973.
Nov 07 NJ becomes first state to allow girls into the little league on this day in history.
Nov 08 Nevada approves pari-mutuel betting on Jai Alai on this day in history.
Nov 09 Fire at Taiyo department store, kills 101 and injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan) on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1973 stringbean, country singer/comedian/banjoist (Hee Haw), dies at 58
Nov 11 On this day in history stringbean, [David Akeman], banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw), dies at 58
Nov 13 On this day in history bruno Maderna, Italian composer/conductor (Satyricon), dies at 53
Nov 14 In the year 1973 "Good Evening" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 438 performances
Nov 14 Britain's Princess Anne marries commoner, Capt Mark Phillips on this day in history.
Nov 16 Alan Watts, writer/popularizer of Zen, dies in Calif on this day in history.
Nov 16 In the year 1973 john Lennon releases "Mind Games" album
Nov 16 In the year 1973 president Nixon authorizes construction of the Alaskan pipeline
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" in the year 1973.
Nov 19 Cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1973 elections in Suriname, premier Sedney's PNP doesn't win a chair
Nov 20 Allan Sherman, parodist (Camp Granada, Harvey & Sheila), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1973 18 minute gap found in Watergate Tapes
Nov 21 In the year 1973 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 Bloodless military coup ousts Greek President George Papadopoulos in the year 1973.
Nov 25 In the year 1973 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 John Rostill, rocker, dies at 31 in the year 1973.
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 Senate votes 92-3 to confirm Gerald R Ford as VP in the year 1973.
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 Bruce Yarnell, LA Calif, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35 in the year 1973.