Historical Events In 1973
Friday, 18 June 2021
Jul 14 In the year 1973 phil Everly storms off stage declaring an end to the Everly Brothers
Jul 15 Ray Davies, announces retirement from Kinks then attempts suicide on this day in history.
Jul 16 During Watergate hearings, Butterfield reveals existence of tapes in the year 1973.
Jul 16 On this day in history trijntje "Nine" van de Schaaf, author (Fries dorpsleven), dies at 91
Jul 18 On this day in history british actor Jack Hawkins actor, dies at 62
Jul 18 In the year 1973 jack Hawkins, actor (Ben Hur, Ben-Four Just Men), dies at 62
Jul 19 In the year 1973 clarence White, rocker (Byrds), killed by drunken driver at 29
Jul 20 Bruce Lee, [Lee Yuen Kam], actor (Enter the Dragon), dies at 32 on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1973 hank Aaron becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 700 HRs
Jul 21 In the year 1973 russell Hardie, dies after long illness at 69
Jul 21 On this day in history uSSR launches Mars 4 for fly-by (2600 km) of the red planet
Jul 22 28th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Susie Maxwell Berning in the year 1973.
Jul 23 Eddie Rickenbacker, WW I fighter pilot, dies at 82 in the year 1973.
Jul 23 On this day in history ozark AL plane knocked out of the air by lightning, St Louis-36 die
Jul 24 Mary Frasca, singer/actress, dies in NYC on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1973 george Harrison pays œ1,000,000 tax on his Bangladesh concert & album
Jul 25 USSR launches Mars 5 in the year 1973.
Jul 26 On this day in history mike Burke, Pres (NY Yankees)/dir (Madison Sq Garden), dies
Jul 28 In the year 1973 launch of Skylab 3, the second manned mission to the first U.S. manned space station, was piloted by MAJ Jack R. Lousma, USMC with CAPT Alan L. Bean, USN as the Commander of the mission and former Navy electronics officer, Owen K. Garriott as Science Pilot. The mission lasted 59 days, 11 hours and included 858 Earth orbits. Recovery by USS New Orleans (LPH-11).
Jul 28 On this day in history royal Butler, actor, dies at 80
Jul 28 Skylab 3's astronauts (Bean, Garriott & Lousma) launched in the year 1973.
Jul 29 On this day in history eileen Percy, silent film actress (Wicked, Backstage), dies at 72
Jul 29 Greek plebiscite chooses republic over monarchy in the year 1973.
Jul 30 Erich Katz, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1973.
Jul 31 Delta Airlines DC-9 crashes in fog at Logan Airport, Boston, killing all but one of 89 aboard. Lone survivor dies 6 months later in the year 1973.
Aug 01 Gian Francesco Malipiero, composer, dies at 91 on this day in history.
Aug 02 Jean-Pierre Melville, director (Bob Le Flambeur), dies at 57 in the year 1973.
Aug 03 In the year 1973 ariantje "Jeanne" Leg, actress (It Vijgeblaadje/It Hippie), dies at 84
Aug 03 Flash fire kills 51 at amusement park. (Isle of Man, UK) in the year 1973.
Aug 04 Eddie Condon jazz guitarist (Eddie Condon's Floor Show), dies at 68 in the year 1973.
Aug 04 On this day in history eddie Condon, jazz guitarist (Eddie Condon's Floor Show), dies at 68
Aug 05 On this day in history uSSR launches Mars 6
Aug 06 In the year 1973 fulgencio Batista y Zaldivar, dictator Cuba (1940-58), dies at 72
Aug 07 Jack Gregory, cricketer (scorer of fastest ton Australia 1921), dies on this day in history.