Historical Events In 1973
Monday, 10 May 2021
Sep 02 John R R Tolkien, British story writer (Hobbit), dies of ulcer at 81 in the year 1973.
Sep 06 William H Harris, composer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Hans Lorbeer, writer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history hank Aaron sets record of most HRs in 1 league (709)
Sep 08 The first all Australian women's US Open final, (Court beats Goolagong) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Samuel N Behrman, US stage/screenwriter (Quo Vardis), dies at 80 in the year 1973.
Sep 10 Muhammad Ali defeats Ken Norton on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history chile's President, Salvador Allende, deposed in a military coup
Sep 11 Salvador Allende Gossens, president Chile (1970-73), dies at 65 in the year 1973.
Sep 12 In the year 1973 eduard Flipse, Dutch conductor/composer, dies at 77
Sep 13 In the year 1973 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 Buff Bill OJ Simpson rushes 250 yards (2 TDs), beating NE Pats 31-13 on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history frederic Meyer, actor (Faraway Hill), dies at 63
Sep 17 Hugo Winterhalter, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history nora Nicholson, actress (Blue Lagoon, Crow Hollow), dies at 80
Sep 19 In the year 1973 bob Gilbert, actor (Never the Twain Shall Meet), dies of hepatitis 75
Sep 20 Ben[jamin F] Webster, US tenor saxophonist, dies in the year 1973.
Sep 20 Billy Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in battle-of-sexes tennis match on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1973 diana Sands, actress (Landlord, Raisin in the Sun), dies at 39
Sep 21 On this day in history dr. Henry Kissinger is confirmed by the US Senate as Secretary of State.
Sep 22 "A Little Night Music" opens at the Majestic Theater on Broadway on this day in history.
Sep 22 Henry Kissinger, sworn in as America's first Jewish Secretary of State in the year 1973.
Sep 23 On this day in history a S Neill, British headmaster, dies at at 89
Sep 23 Former Argentine President Juan Peron returns to power in the year 1973.
Sep 24 In the year 1973 portuguese Guinea (Guinea-Bissau) declares independence
Sep 25 In the year 1973 3-man crew of Skylab II make safe splashdown in Pacific after 59 days
Sep 25 On this day in history willie Mays night at Shea Stadium
Sep 26 Anton Schnack, German writer/poet, dies at 81 in the year 1973.
Sep 26 In the year 1973 concorde flies from Washington DC to Paris in 3h33m
Sep 27 On this day in history soyuz 12 carries 2 cosmonauts into Earth orbit (2 days)
Sep 28 In the year 1973 mantan Moreland, comedian (Watermelon Man), dies at 71
Sep 29 Soyuz 12 returns to Earth on this day in history.