Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 25 February 2021
Jan 28 Ron Howard appears on M*AS*H in "Sometimes You Hear the Bullet" on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1973 johannes Paul Thilman, composer, dies at 67
Jan 30 In the year 1973 jack McGowan, actor (On Our Selection), dies at 54
Jan 30 Jury finds Watergate defendants Liddy &McCord guilty on all counts in the year 1973.
Jan 30 In the year 1973 kISS plays their first show (Coventry Club in Queens NY)
Jan 30 In the year 1973 winnipeg-based Investors Growth Fund of Canada first foreign mutual fund to sell units in Japan
Jan 31 Ragnar Frisch, Norwegian economist (Nobel 1969), dies at 77 in the year 1973.
Feb 01 In the year 1973 monte Irvin elected to baseball Hall of Fame
Feb 02 On this day in history "Midnight Special" rock music show debuts on NBC-TV
Feb 02 In the year 1973 henry J Elias, Flemish historian/mayor of Gent, dies at 70
Feb 02 On this day in history james R Schlesinger becomes director of the CIA (until July)
Feb 02 Richath Helms, ends term as 8th director of CIA on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history test Cricket debut of Richard John Hadlee, New Zealand vs Pakistan, Wellington
Feb 03 Dr Hook's "Cover of "Rolling Stone"" enters Top 40 &peaks at #6 on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1973 edward Lockspeiser, composer, dies at 67
Feb 03 President Nixon signs Endangered Species Act into law on this day in history.
Feb 04 "No, No Nanette" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 861 performances in the year 1973.
Feb 04 On this day in history reshef, Israel's missile boat, unveiled
Feb 05 Comic strip "Hagar The Horrible" debuts on this day in history.
Feb 05 Funeral for LC William Nolde, last US soldier killed in Vietnam War on this day in history.
Feb 05 George Morrison, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1973 juan Corona sentenced to 25 consecutive life terms for 25 murders
Feb 06 In the year 1973 40,000 civil servants demonstrate against higher pension contribution
Feb 06 Bernice Fekete skips her curling rink to 2nd straight 8-ender, Edmonton in the year 1973.
Feb 06 On this day in history ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar), dies at 74
Feb 07 On this day in history senate creates Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities
Feb 08 Herbie Taylor, cricketer (2936 runs in 42 Tests for S Africa), dies in the year 1973.
Feb 08 Mushtaq &Asif Iqbal make 350 stand for 4th wicket vs New Zealand on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1973 senate names seven members to investigate Watergate scandal
Feb 08 The Senate names the seven members of a special committee to investigate the Watergate scandal on this day in history.
Feb 09 Max Yasgur, owner Woodstock-festival farmland, dies at 53 in the year 1973.
Feb 10 83 meter wide gas tank on Staten Island NY explodes, crushing 40 in the year 1973.
Feb 11 On this day in history hans D Jensen, German physicist (Nobel prize 1963), dies at 65
Feb 12 American prisoners captured in Vietnam are released on this day in history.