Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Jan 28 Ron Howard appears on M*AS*H in "Sometimes You Hear the Bullet" on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1973 johannes Paul Thilman, composer, dies at 67
Jan 30 Jack McGowan, actor (On Our Selection), dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history jury finds Watergate defendants Liddy &McCord guilty on all counts
Jan 30 KISS plays their first show (Coventry Club in Queens NY) in the year 1973.
Jan 30 On this day in history winnipeg-based Investors Growth Fund of Canada first foreign mutual fund to sell units in Japan
Jan 31 Ragnar Frisch, Norwegian economist (Nobel 1969), dies at 77 in the year 1973.
Feb 01 On this day in history monte Irvin elected to baseball Hall of Fame
Feb 02 On this day in history "Midnight Special" rock music show debuts on NBC-TV
Feb 02 Henry J Elias, Flemish historian/mayor of Gent, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 02 James R Schlesinger becomes director of the CIA (until July) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Richath Helms, ends term as 8th director of CIA in the year 1973.
Feb 02 In the year 1973 test Cricket debut of Richard John Hadlee, New Zealand vs Pakistan, Wellington
Feb 03 Dr Hook's "Cover of "Rolling Stone"" enters Top 40 &peaks at #6 on this day in history.
Feb 03 Edward Lockspeiser, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history president Nixon signs Endangered Species Act into law
Feb 04 "No, No Nanette" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 861 performances on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1973 reshef, Israel's missile boat, unveiled
Feb 05 Comic strip "Hagar The Horrible" debuts in the year 1973.
Feb 05 In the year 1973 funeral for LC William Nolde, last US soldier killed in Vietnam War
Feb 05 George Morrison, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 05 Juan Corona sentenced to 25 consecutive life terms for 25 murders on this day in history.
Feb 06 40,000 civil servants demonstrate against higher pension contribution in the year 1973.
Feb 06 In the year 1973 bernice Fekete skips her curling rink to 2nd straight 8-ender, Edmonton
Feb 06 On this day in history ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar), dies at 74
Feb 07 Senate creates Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history herbie Taylor, cricketer (2936 runs in 42 Tests for S Africa), dies
Feb 08 Mushtaq &Asif Iqbal make 350 stand for 4th wicket vs New Zealand on this day in history.
Feb 08 Senate names seven members to investigate Watergate scandal on this day in history.
Feb 08 The Senate names the seven members of a special committee to investigate the Watergate scandal on this day in history.
Feb 09 Max Yasgur, owner Woodstock-festival farmland, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history 83 meter wide gas tank on Staten Island NY explodes, crushing 40
Feb 11 In the year 1973 hans D Jensen, German physicist (Nobel prize 1963), dies at 65
Feb 12 In the year 1973 american prisoners captured in Vietnam are released