Historical Events In 1973
Saturday, 24 August 2019
Jan 01 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75) in the year 1973.
Jan 01 Britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community on this day in history.
Jan 01 Britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market on this day in history.
Jan 01 West African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta) on this day in history.
Jan 03 George Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million on this day in history.
Jan 05 Cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79 in the year 1973.
Jan 05 On this day in history mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel
Jan 05 On this day in history netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 In the year 1973 ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam.
Jan 06 In the year 1973 "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock
Jan 07 British Darts Organization founded in North London on this day in history.
Jan 08 Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG in the year 1973.
Jan 08 In the year 1973 secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris
Jan 08 In the year 1973 uSSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing
Jan 09 Heather Berson is born in California on this day in history.
Jan 09 Luna 21 launched, to Moon on this day in history.
Jan 10 Gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106
Jan 11 Isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 the designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League.
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC
Jan 12 On this day in history yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization.
Jan 14 Grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California in the year 1973.
Jan 14 Tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV in the year 1973.
Jan 14 On this day in history the Miami Dolphins become the first NFL team to have a perfect season, remaining undefeated after beating the Washington Redskins 14-7 in Super Bowl VII.
Jan 15 On this day in history 4 Watergate burglars plead guilty in federal court
Jan 15 In the year 1973 gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel
Jan 15 In the year 1973 jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68
Jan 15 In the year 1973 pope Paul VI has an audience with Golda Meir at Vatican
Jan 15 In the year 1973 president Nixon suspends all US offensive action in North Vietnam
Jan 15 On this day in history u.S. President Richard Nixon suspends American hostilities in North Vietnam, as peace negotiations move forward.
Jan 16 NBC presents 440th & final showing of "Bonanza" on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65