Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1973 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75)
Jan 01 On this day in history britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community
Jan 01 On this day in history britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market
Jan 01 On this day in history west African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta)
Jan 03 George Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million in the year 1973.
Jan 05 In the year 1973 cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79
Jan 05 On this day in history mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel
Jan 05 In the year 1973 netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 Ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock
Jan 07 On this day in history british Darts Organization founded in North London
Jan 08 Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris
Jan 08 On this day in history uSSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing
Jan 09 Heather Berson is born in California in the year 1973.
Jan 09 On this day in history luna 21 launched, to Moon
Jan 10 On this day in history gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die
Jan 11 Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106 in the year 1973.
Jan 11 Isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 the designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1973 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 In the year 1973 tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV
Jan 14 In the year 1973 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.
Jan 15 In the year 1973 4 Watergate burglars plead guilty in federal court
Jan 15 In the year 1973 gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel
Jan 15 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1973 pope Paul VI has an audience with Golda Meir at Vatican
Jan 15 On this day in history president Nixon suspends all US offensive action in North Vietnam
Jan 15 U.S. President Richard Nixon suspends American hostilities in North Vietnam, as peace negotiations move forward on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1973 nBC presents 440th & final showing of "Bonanza"
Jan 16 Ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65 in the year 1973.