Historical Events In 1973
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Mar 24 In the year 1973 harley Race beats Dory Funk Jr in Kansas City, to become NWA champ
Mar 24 On this day in history professional track debut of Kip Keino defeating Jim Ryun in the mile
Mar 25 In the year 1973 edward Steichen, pioneer of US photography, dies at 93
Mar 25 On this day in history majid Khan & Mushtaq Mohammad both out for 99 in Test vs England
Mar 26 On this day in history george Sisler, hall of famer 1st baseman (257 hits-1920), dies at 80
Mar 26 In the year 1973 soap opera "The Young and the Restless" premieres
Mar 26 Susan Shaw, is first woman in 171 years in London's Stock exchange in the year 1973.
Mar 27 45th Academy Awards "Godfather", Marlon Brando & Liza Minnelli win Marlon Brando turns down Oscar for best actor in support of Indians in the year 1973.
Mar 27 On this day in history 45th Academy Awards: "Godfather", Marlon Brando & Liza Minnelli win Marlon Brando turns down Oscar for best actor in support of Indians
Mar 27 Boyan Georgiev Ikonomov, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 27 Jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead) stopped for speeding & LSD possession in the year 1973.
Mar 28 In the year 1973 hakuun Yasutani, Zen teacher/co-founder (Sanbo Kyodan), dies
Mar 29 Dave Cowens, wins NBA MVP on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1973 last Australian troops leave South Vietnam.
Mar 29 Naval Advisory Group and Naval forces, Vietnam disestablished and last U.S. prisoners of war left Vietnam in the year 1973.
Mar 30 Ellsworth Bunker resigns as US ambassador to South Vietnam on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1973 ken Norton defeats Muhammad Ali in a 12 round split decision
Mar 31 On this day in history kurt George Hugo Thomas, composer, dies at 68
Apr 01 Arthur Wood, cricket wicket-keeper (England 1938-39), dies on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1973 japan allows its citizens to own gold
Apr 05 NFL adopts jersey numbering system (ie quarterbacks, 1-19) in the year 1973.
Apr 05 Pioneer 11 launched to Jupiter on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1973 pioneer 11 launched toward Jupiter &Saturn
Apr 07 Nick Stuart, bandleader, dies of cancer at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1973 vicki Lawrence got her number one single as "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia" made it to the top of the pop charts.
Apr 08 Japan allows its citizens to own gold in the year 1973.
Apr 08 Pablo (Ruiz y) Picasso, Spanish/French painter (Guernica), dies at 91 on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history thirty-two terrorist bombings in Cyprus take place.
Apr 09 Otto Kerner, former governor of Illinois, convicted for his role in an illegal racetrack scheme in the year 1973.
Apr 09 In the year 1973 pablo Picasso artist, dies near Mougins, France, at 91
Apr 10 BEA flight to Basel Switz, crashes on landing, killing 104 of 143 in the year 1973.
Apr 11 Ted Decorsia, actor (Police Chief Hegedorn-Steve Canyon), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1973 alexandre A M Stols, publisher/typographer (Schoone Book), dies at 73
Apr 14 In the year 1973 magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88