Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Jan 01 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75) in the year 1973.
Jan 01 In the year 1973 britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community
Jan 01 In the year 1973 britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market
Jan 01 On this day in history west African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta)
Jan 03 On this day in history george Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million
Jan 05 In the year 1973 cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79
Jan 05 In the year 1973 mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel
Jan 05 In the year 1973 netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
Jan 05 Ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history "Schoolhouse Rock," premieres on ABC-TV with Multiplication Rock
Jan 07 On this day in history british Darts Organization founded in North London
Jan 08 Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG on this day in history.
Jan 08 Secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris on this day in history.
Jan 08 USSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing in the year 1973.
Jan 09 Heather Berson is born in California on this day in history.
Jan 09 Luna 21 launched, to Moon in the year 1973.
Jan 10 Gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1973 famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106
Jan 11 Isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83 in the year 1973.
Jan 11 The designated hitter rule is added to Major League Baseball teams in the American League on this day in history.
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC
Jan 12 Yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization in the year 1973.
Jan 14 In the year 1973 grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California
Jan 14 On this day in history tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV
Jan 14 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 on this day in history.
Jan 15 4 Watergate burglars plead guilty in federal court on this day in history.
Jan 15 Gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel in the year 1973.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history nBC presents 440th & final showing of "Bonanza"
Jan 16 On this day in history ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65