Historical Events For 1973
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Oct 30 Ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1973 tom Seaver wins NL Cy Young Award
Nov 03 Arturo De Cordova, actor (This Strange Passion), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1973 good Morning America premiers on ABC (David Hartman &Nancy Dussault)
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 In the year 1973 bART starts San Francisco-Daly City train shuttle service
Nov 07 In the year 1973 nJ becomes first state to allow girls into the little league
Nov 08 Nevada approves pari-mutuel betting on Jai Alai on this day in history.
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 In the year 1973 stringbean, [David Akeman], banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw), dies at 58
Nov 13 In the year 1973 bruno Maderna, Italian composer/conductor (Satyricon), dies at 53
Nov 14 On this day in history "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 In the year 1973 alan Watts, writer/popularizer of Zen, dies in Calif
Nov 16 John Lennon releases "Mind Games" album in the year 1973.
Nov 16 President Nixon authorizes construction of the Alaskan pipeline on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history skylab 4 launched into Earth orbit
Nov 17 In the year 1973 president Nixon told AP "...people have got to know whether or not their President is a crook. Well, I'm not a crook"
Nov 19 Cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history elections in Suriname, premier Sedney's PNP doesn't win a chair
Nov 20 Allan Sherman, parodist (Camp Granada, Harvey & Sheila), dies at 48 in the year 1973.
Nov 21 18 minute gap found in Watergate Tapes on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history allan Sherman singer, dies at 48 (Goodbye Muddah, Goodbye Faddah)
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 in the year 1973.
Nov 25 I response to the 1973 oil crisis, President Richard M. Nixon called for a Sunday ban on the sale of gasoline to consumers on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history laurence Harvey, actor (Of Human Bondage), dies of cancer at 45
Nov 26 In the year 1973 john Rostill, rocker, dies at 31
Nov 26 In the year 1973 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1973.
Nov 30 In the year 1973 bruce Yarnell, LA Calif, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35