Historical Events In 1973
Sunday, 17 January 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1973 47th Australian Women's Tennis Margaret Court beats Goolagong (64 75)
Jan 01 Britain becomes a member of the European Economic Community on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market
Jan 01 West African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta) in the year 1973.
Jan 03 On this day in history george Steinbrenner III buys Yankees from CBS for $12 million
Jan 05 On this day in history cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79
Jan 05 On this day in history mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel
Jan 05 Netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic in the year 1973.
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 in the year 1973.
Jan 08 In the year 1973 greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 vs Pakistan at SCG
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 Heather Berson is born in California in the year 1973.
Jan 09 On this day in history luna 21 launched, to Moon
Jan 10 On this day in history gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die
Jan 11 Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1973.
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington DC on this day in history.
Jan 11 Trial of the Watergate burglars begins in Washington, DC in the year 1973.
Jan 12 Yassar Arafat is re-elected to lead the Palestinian Liberation Organization on this day in history.
Jan 14 Grateful Dead bass player, Phil Lesh, busted for drugs in California on this day in history.
Jan 14 Tap dancer Ray Castle measured at 1440 taps/minutes on BBC TV in the year 1973.
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 in the year 1973.
Jan 15 4 Watergate burglars plead guilty in federal court in the year 1973.
Jan 15 On this day in history gene Shalit joins the Today Show panel
Jan 15 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history ray Barrett, sportscaster (Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 65