Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Mar 05 In the year 1973 rupert Crosse, actor (Too Late Blues), dies of cancer at 45
Mar 06 Paul Klecki/Kletzki, Polish violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Andre de Meulemeester, Belg WW I pilot [Eagle of Flanders], dies at 78 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Comet (Lubos) Kohoutek discovered at Hamburg Observatory on this day in history.
Mar 07 Pulitzer prize awarded to Eudora Welty (Optimist's Daughter) in the year 1973.
Mar 07 Sheik Mujib ur-Rahman's Awami League wins election in Bangladesh in the year 1973.
Mar 08 In the year 1973 eisenhower Tunnel, world's highest/US longest, opens
Mar 08 On this day in history gordon Leggat, cricketer (9 Tests for NZ, 351 runs at 21 93), dies
Mar 08 Paul &Linda McCartney are fined £100 for growing cannabis in the year 1973.
Mar 08 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Mar 09 Canada starts direct air service with Federal Republic of Germany and People's Republic of China in the year 1973.
Mar 10 In the year 1973 morocco adopts constitution
Mar 10 Richard Sharples, governor of Bermuda, assassinated on this day in history.
Mar 12 On this day in history esther Williamson Ballou, composer, dies at 57
Mar 13 In the year 1973 stacy Harris, actor (NOPD, Doorway to Danger), dies at 54
Mar 13 Syria adopts constitution on this day in history.
Mar 14 Liam Cosgrave appointed president of Ireland in the year 1973.
Mar 14 Murat B "Chic" Young, US comic strip artist (Blondie), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 15 Alberta Indians awarded $190,000 settlement in back payment of ammunition money promised to them under their 1877 treaty; sum of $2,000 should have been paid annually in the year 1973.
Mar 15 In the year 1973 carl Benton Reid, actor (Burke's Law), dies at 82
Mar 15 Dedication of the Memorial to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) on Anzac Parade, Canberra, by His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh The memorial sculpture was commissioned to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the formation of the RAAF on 31mar1921 on this day in history.
Mar 16 Carl Benton Reid, actor (Trap, Underwater City), dies at 79 in the year 1973.
Mar 17 Geertruida M W "Truus" Bakker, Dutch actress (2 Orphans), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history luzon, Philippine Islands a 7.5 earthquake killed 14, injured 100, and caused an estimated $2 million in damage
Mar 17 On this day in history queen Elizabeth II opens new London Bridge
Mar 17 St Patrick's Day marchers carry 14 coffins commemorating Bloody Sunday in the year 1973.
Mar 18 Lauritz L H Melchior, Danish baritone/actor (Luxury Liner), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history dean tells Nixon, "There is a cancer growing on the Presidency"
Mar 20 In the year 1973 on the Kerguelen-Gausberg Rise a 5.4 earthquake, the first instrumental epicenter associated with this structure and is located in the Antarctic plate 1,800 kilometers from the nearest seismic belt
Mar 21 Antoni Szalowski, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1973.
Mar 21 Frank Mahovlich becomes 5th NHLer to score 500 goals on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history ken Maynard, actor (Phantom Rancher, $50,000 Reward), dies at 77
Mar 23 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1973.
Mar 23 In the year 1973 yoko Ono is granted permanent residence in US