Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Sep 02 John R R Tolkien, British story writer (Hobbit), dies of ulcer at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1973 william H Harris, composer, dies at 90
Sep 07 On this day in history hans Lorbeer, writer, dies at 72
Sep 08 In the year 1973 hank Aaron sets record of most HRs in 1 league (709)
Sep 08 On this day in history the first all Australian women's US Open final, (Court beats Goolagong)
Sep 09 In the year 1973 samuel N Behrman, US stage/screenwriter (Quo Vardis), dies at 80
Sep 10 In the year 1973 muhammad Ali defeats Ken Norton
Sep 11 Chile's President, Salvador Allende, deposed in a military coup on this day in history.
Sep 11 Salvador Allende Gossens, president Chile (1970-73), dies at 65 in the year 1973.
Sep 12 Eduard Flipse, Dutch conductor/composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history aBC announces it obtained TV rights for the 1976 Olympics
Sep 13 On this day in history betty Field, actress (Kings Row), dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 60
Sep 14 Israel shoots down 13 Syrian MIG-21s in the year 1973.
Sep 16 In the year 1973 buff Bill OJ Simpson rushes 250 yards (2 TDs), beating NE Pats 31-13
Sep 16 Frederic Meyer, actor (Faraway Hill), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Hugo Winterhalter, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1973.
Sep 18 In the year 1973 nora Nicholson, actress (Blue Lagoon, Crow Hollow), dies at 80
Sep 19 Bob Gilbert, actor (Never the Twain Shall Meet), dies of hepatitis 75 in the year 1973.
Sep 20 On this day in history ben[jamin F] Webster, US tenor saxophonist, dies
Sep 20 Billy Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in battle-of-sexes tennis match on this day in history.
Sep 21 Diana Sands, actress (Landlord, Raisin in the Sun), dies at 39 on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1973 dr. Henry Kissinger is confirmed by the US Senate as Secretary of State.
Sep 22 On this day in history "A Little Night Music" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway
Sep 22 In the year 1973 henry Kissinger, sworn in as America's first Jewish Secretary of State
Sep 23 A S Neill, British headmaster, dies at at 89 in the year 1973.
Sep 23 In the year 1973 former Argentine President Juan Peron returns to power
Sep 24 In the year 1973 portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau) declares independence
Sep 25 On this day in history 3-man crew of Skylab II make safe splashdown in Pacific after 59 days
Sep 25 Willie Mays night at Shea Stadium in the year 1973.
Sep 26 Anton Schnack, German writer/poet, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 26 Concorde flies from Washington DC to Paris in 3h33m in the year 1973.
Sep 27 Soyuz 12 carries 2 cosmonauts into Earth orbit (2 days) on this day in history.
Sep 28 Mantan Moreland, comedian (Watermelon Man), dies at 71 in the year 1973.
Sep 29 Soyuz 12 returns to Earth on this day in history.