Historical Events In 1973
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Jan 01 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75) on this day in history.
Jan 01 Britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1973 britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market
Jan 01 In the year 1973 west African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta)
Jan 03 In the year 1973 george Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million
Jan 05 Cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79 in the year 1973.
Jan 05 Mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel in the year 1973.
Jan 05 In the year 1973 netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 On this day in history ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam.
Jan 06 "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock on this day in history.
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 Secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris in the year 1973.
Jan 08 On this day in history uSSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing
Jan 09 On this day in history heather Berson is born in California
Jan 09 On this day in history luna 21 launched, to Moon
Jan 10 Gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die on this day in history.
Jan 11 Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106 in the year 1973.
Jan 11 On this day in history isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83
Jan 11 In the year 1973 the designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League.
Jan 11 On this day in history trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Jan 12 Yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization in the year 1973.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1973 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 On this day in history gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel
Jan 15 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68 in the year 1973.
Jan 15 Pope Paul VI has an audience with Golda Meir at Vatican on this day in history.
Jan 15 President Nixon suspends all US offensive action in North Vietnam in the year 1973.
Jan 15 In the year 1973 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 Ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65 in the year 1973.