Historical Events In 1973
Friday, 18 September 2020
Mar 24 In the year 1973 harley Race beats Dory Funk Jr in Kansas City, to become NWA champ
Mar 24 On this day in history professional track debut of Kip Keino defeating Jim Ryun in the mile
Mar 25 Edward Steichen, pioneer of US photography, dies at 93 in the year 1973.
Mar 25 Majid Khan & Mushtaq Mohammad both out for 99 in Test vs England on this day in history.
Mar 26 On this day in history george Sisler, hall of famer 1st baseman (257 hits-1920), dies at 80
Mar 26 On this day in history soap opera "The Young and the Restless" premieres
Mar 26 Susan Shaw, is first woman in 171 years in London's Stock exchange on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history 45th Academy Awards "Godfather", Marlon Brando & Liza Minnelli win Marlon Brando turns down Oscar for best actor in support of Indians
Mar 27 In the year 1973 45th Academy Awards: "Godfather", Marlon Brando & Liza Minnelli win Marlon Brando turns down Oscar for best actor in support of Indians
Mar 27 Boyan Georgiev Ikonomov, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1973 jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead) stopped for speeding & LSD possession
Mar 28 Hakuun Yasutani, Zen teacher/co-founder (Sanbo Kyodan), dies in the year 1973.
Mar 29 On this day in history dave Cowens, wins NBA MVP
Mar 29 Last Australian troops leave South Vietnam on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history naval Advisory Group and Naval forces, Vietnam disestablished and last U.S. prisoners of war left Vietnam.
Mar 30 Ellsworth Bunker resigns as US ambassador to South Vietnam on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1973 ken Norton defeats Muhammad Ali in a 12 round split decision
Mar 31 Kurt George Hugo Thomas, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1973.
Apr 01 In the year 1973 arthur Wood, cricket wicket-keeper (England 1938-39), dies
Apr 01 In the year 1973 japan allows its citizens to own gold
Apr 05 NFL adopts jersey numbering system (ie quarterbacks, 1-19) in the year 1973.
Apr 05 In the year 1973 pioneer 11 launched to Jupiter
Apr 06 Pioneer 11 launched toward Jupiter &Saturn on this day in history.
Apr 07 Nick Stuart, bandleader, dies of cancer at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Vicki Lawrence got her number one single as "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia" made it to the top of the pop charts on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history japan allows its citizens to own gold
Apr 08 In the year 1973 pablo (Ruiz y) Picasso, Spanish/French painter (Guernica), dies at 91
Apr 08 Thirty-two terrorist bombings in Cyprus take place on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1973 otto Kerner, former governor of Illinois, convicted for his role in an illegal racetrack scheme
Apr 09 Pablo Picasso artist, dies near Mougins, France, at 91 in the year 1973.
Apr 10 In the year 1973 bEA flight to Basel Switz, crashes on landing, killing 104 of 143
Apr 11 In the year 1973 ted Decorsia, actor (Police Chief Hegedorn-Steve Canyon), dies at 69
Apr 13 Alexandre A M Stols, publisher/typographer (Schoone Book), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1973 magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88