Historical Events In 1973
Thursday, 13 August 2020
May 14 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, last airs on NBC-TV in the year 1973.
May 14 On this day in history skylab launched, the first Space Station
May 14 The United States launch the Skylab 1 space station in the year 1973.
May 14 US Supreme court approves equal rights to females in military in the year 1973.
May 15 In the year 1973 willem H Rassers, Dutch cult anthropologist (Pandji-Novel), dies at 95
May 16 AC Milan wins 13th Europe Cup II in Saloniki in the year 1973.
May 16 Zimbian troops kill two Canadian women at Rhodesian (Zimbabwe) border; believed they were saboteurs in the year 1973.
May 17 In the year 1973 alexander J Kropholler, Dutch architect/writer, dies at 91
May 17 In the year 1973 senate Watergate Committee begins its hearings
May 17 In the year 1973 stevie Wonder releases "You are the Sunshine of my Life"
May 17 The Senate Select Committee hearings on Watergate open in the year 1973.
May 17 In the year 1973 uS performs 3 nuclear tests at Rifle CO
May 18 Jeannette Rankin, 1st Congresswoman (1917-19, 41-43), dies at 92 on this day in history.
May 18 Russian party leader Brezhnev visits West Germany in the year 1973.
May 20 On this day in history 25th Emmy Awards Waltons, All in the Family & Mary Tyler Moore win
May 20 On this day in history 25th Emmy Awards: Waltons, All in the Family & Mary Tyler Moore win
May 21 In the year 1973 carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (War Diary), dies at 79
May 22 On this day in history emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation
May 22 On this day in history president Nixon confesses his role in Watergate cover-up
May 22 In the year 1973 u S President Richard Nixon confesses his role in the Watergate cover-up
May 23 Athena Lorde, actress (Fuzz, Skin Game, Firecreek), dies at 57 in the year 1973.
May 25 Argentine Peronist Hector Cámpora installed as president on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1973 borussia Mönchengladbach wins 2nd UEFA Cup at Mönchengladbach
May 25 On this day in history george Harrison releases "Give Me Love" in UK
May 25 Launch of Skylab 2 mission, which was first U.S. manned orbiting space station. It had an all Navy crew of CAPT Charles Conrad, Jr., USN. (commanding), CDR Joseph P. Kerwin, USN and CDR Paul J. Weitz, USN. During the 28 day mission of 404 orbits, the craft rendezvoused with Skylab to make repairs and conduct science experiments. Recovery by USS Ticonderoga (CVS-14) on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1973 "Funky Worm" by Ohio Players hits #15
May 26 "Super Fly Meets Shaft" by John & Ernest hits #31 on this day in history.
May 26 Bahrain adopts it's constitution in the year 1973.
May 26 Beatles' "The Beatles 1967-1970" album goes #1 on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1973 jacques Lipchitz, US cubist sculptor, dies at 81
May 28 On this day in history hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, Germ composer/conductor (Hassan), dies at 73
May 29 Columbia Records fires president Clive Davis for misappropriating $100,000 in funds, Davis will start Arista records in the year 1973.
May 29 In the year 1973 eric Applewhite, entertainer, dies
May 29 In the year 1973 tom Bradley is elected the first black mayor of Los Angeles