Historical Events In 1973
Saturday, 15 May 2021
Jan 28 In the year 1973 ron Howard appears on M*AS*H in "Sometimes You Hear the Bullet"
Jan 29 Johannes Paul Thilman, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1973.
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 Winnipeg-based Investors Growth Fund of Canada first foreign mutual fund to sell units in Japan on this day in history.
Jan 31 Ragnar Frisch, Norwegian economist (Nobel 1969), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1973 monte Irvin elected to baseball Hall of Fame
Feb 02 "Midnight Special" rock music show debuts on NBC-TV in the year 1973.
Feb 02 On this day in history henry J Elias, Flemish historian/mayor of Gent, dies at 70
Feb 02 James R Schlesinger becomes director of the CIA (until July) on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1973 richath Helms, ends term as 8th director of CIA
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 in the year 1973.
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 Reshef, Israel's missile boat, unveiled on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history comic strip "Hagar The Horrible" debuts
Feb 05 Funeral for LC William Nolde, last US soldier killed in Vietnam War in the year 1973.
Feb 05 George Morrison, dies at 82 in the year 1973.
Feb 05 Juan Corona sentenced to 25 consecutive life terms for 25 murders on this day in history.
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 Senate creates Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1973 herbie Taylor, cricketer (2936 runs in 42 Tests for S Africa), dies
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 in the year 1973.
Feb 09 In the year 1973 max Yasgur, owner Woodstock-festival farmland, dies at 53
Feb 10 83 meter wide gas tank on Staten Island NY explodes, crushing 40 in the year 1973.
Feb 11 Hans D Jensen, German physicist (Nobel prize 1963), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1973 american prisoners captured in Vietnam are released