Historical Events In 1973
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Sep 02 In the year 1973 john R R Tolkien, British story writer (Hobbit), dies of ulcer at 81
Sep 06 On this day in history william H Harris, composer, dies at 90
Sep 07 Hans Lorbeer, writer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Sep 08 Hank Aaron sets record of most HRs in 1 league (709) in the year 1973.
Sep 08 The first all Australian women's US Open final, (Court beats Goolagong) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Samuel N Behrman, US stage/screenwriter (Quo Vardis), dies at 80 in the year 1973.
Sep 10 In the year 1973 muhammad Ali defeats Ken Norton
Sep 11 Chile's President, Salvador Allende, deposed in a military coup on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1973 salvador Allende Gossens, president Chile (1970-73), dies at 65
Sep 12 Eduard Flipse, Dutch conductor/composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history aBC announces it obtained TV rights for the 1976 Olympics
Sep 13 In the year 1973 betty Field, actress (Kings Row), dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 60
Sep 14 In the year 1973 israel shoots down 13 Syrian MIG-21s
Sep 16 In the year 1973 buff Bill OJ Simpson rushes 250 yards (2 TDs), beating NE Pats 31-13
Sep 16 Frederic Meyer, actor (Faraway Hill), dies at 63 in the year 1973.
Sep 17 Hugo Winterhalter, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1973.
Sep 18 In the year 1973 nora Nicholson, actress (Blue Lagoon, Crow Hollow), dies at 80
Sep 19 Bob Gilbert, actor (Never the Twain Shall Meet), dies of hepatitis 75 in the year 1973.
Sep 20 In the year 1973 ben[jamin F] Webster, US tenor saxophonist, dies
Sep 20 On this day in history billy Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in battle-of-sexes tennis match
Sep 21 Diana Sands, actress (Landlord, Raisin in the Sun), dies at 39 in the year 1973.
Sep 21 On this day in history dr. Henry Kissinger is confirmed by the US Senate as Secretary of State.
Sep 22 On this day in history "A Little Night Music" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
Sep 22 Henry Kissinger, sworn in as America's first Jewish Secretary of State on this day in history.
Sep 23 A S Neill, British headmaster, dies at at 89 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history former Argentine President Juan Peron returns to power
Sep 24 On this day in history portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau) declares independence
Sep 25 In the year 1973 3-man crew of Skylab II make safe splashdown in Pacific after 59 days
Sep 25 Willie Mays night at Shea Stadium on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1973 anton Schnack, German writer/poet, dies at 81
Sep 26 On this day in history concorde flies from Washington DC to Paris in 3h33m
Sep 27 On this day in history soyuz 12 carries 2 cosmonauts into Earth orbit (2 days)
Sep 28 In the year 1973 mantan Moreland, comedian (Watermelon Man), dies at 71
Sep 29 In the year 1973 soyuz 12 returns to Earth