Historical Events In 1973
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Oct 30 In the year 1973 ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer, dies at 77
Oct 31 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history karl H Waggerl, Austria author (Green Friends), dies at 75
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 In the year 1973 nevada approves pari-mutuel betting on Jai Alai
Nov 09 Fire at Taiyo department store, kills 101 and injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan) on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history stringbean, country singer/comedian/banjoist (Hee Haw), dies at 58
Nov 11 Stringbean, [David Akeman], banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw), dies at 58 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1973.
Nov 16 On this day in history alan Watts, writer/popularizer of Zen, dies in Calif
Nov 16 In the year 1973 john Lennon releases "Mind Games" album
Nov 16 President Nixon authorizes construction of the Alaskan pipeline in the year 1973.
Nov 16 Skylab 4 launched into Earth orbit in the year 1973.
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 in the year 1973.
Nov 19 Elections in Suriname, premier Sedney's PNP doesn't win a chair in the year 1973.
Nov 20 On this day in history allan Sherman, parodist (Camp Granada, Harvey & Sheila), dies at 48
Nov 21 18 minute gap found in Watergate Tapes in the year 1973.
Nov 21 Allan Sherman singer, dies at 48 (Goodbye Muddah, Goodbye Faddah) in the year 1973.
Nov 23 Claire Dodd, actress (Ex-Lady, In the Navy), dies after illness at 64 in the year 1973.
Nov 25 In the year 1973 bloodless military coup ousts Greek President George Papadopoulos
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 in the year 1973.
Nov 25 Laurence Harvey, actor (Of Human Bondage), dies of cancer at 45 on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1973 john Rostill, rocker, dies at 31
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 On this day in history 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
Nov 30 Bruce Yarnell, LA Calif, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35 on this day in history.