1973

Page protected with pending changes
Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Clockwise from top-left: the Thai popular uprising resulted in the end of the ruling military dictatorship of anti-communist Thanom Kittikachorn, the U.S. launches its first space station; an armed conflict between Israel and a coalition of Arab states led by Egypt and Syria takes place; a group of military officers led by General Augusto Pinochet seized power in a coup of their own; students in Athens protest the Greek military; Paris Peace Accords are signed to establish peace in Vietnam and end the Vietnam War; the Sydney Opera House is opened; OPEC proclaimed an oil embargo, which caused an oil crisis.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1973 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1973
MCMLXXIII
Ab urbe condita2726
Armenian calendar1422
ԹՎ ՌՆԻԲ
Assyrian calendar6723
Baháʼí calendar129–130
Balinese saka calendar1894–1895
Bengali calendar1380
Berber calendar2923
British Regnal year21 Eliz. 2 – 22 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2517
Burmese calendar1335
Byzantine calendar7481–7482
Chinese calendar壬子年 (Water Rat)
4670 or 4463
    — to —
癸丑年 (Water Ox)
4671 or 4464
Coptic calendar1689–1690
Discordian calendar3139
Ethiopian calendar1965–1966
Hebrew calendar5733–5734
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2029–2030
 - Shaka Samvat1894–1895
 - Kali Yuga5073–5074
Holocene calendar11973
Igbo calendar973–974
Iranian calendar1351–1352
Islamic calendar1392–1393
Japanese calendarShōwa 48
(昭和48年)
Javanese calendar1904–1905
Juche calendar62
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4306
Minguo calendarROC 62
民國62年
Nanakshahi calendar505
Thai solar calendar2516
Tibetan calendar阳水鼠年
(male Water-Rat)
2099 or 1718 or 946
    — to —
阴水牛年
(female Water-Ox)
2100 or 1719 or 947
Unix time94694400 – 126230399

1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1973rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 973rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 73rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1970s decade.

Events

January

February

March

April

May

Sears Tower

June

July

August

Flag of CARICOM

September

La Moneda Palace being bombed amidst heavy fighting between government forces and the Chilean Military who was staging a coup, on September 11th.

October

October 20: Sydney Opera House is opened by Elizabeth II
October 30: The Bosphorus Bridge is opened by Turkish President Fahri Korutürk

November

Mariner 10 space probe, on U.S. Stamps, Space Exploration History, Issue of 1975

December

Date unknown

  • A large Song dynasty trade ship of c. 1277 A.D. is dredged up from the waters near the southern coast of China with 12 compartments in its hull. It confirms the descriptions of bulkheaded hull compartments for junks in Zhu Yu's Pingzhou Table Talks of 1119.

Births

Births
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December · Date unknown

January

Sean Paul
Hande Yener
Essam El Hadary

February

Oscar De La Hoya
Svetlana Boginskaya
Mishal Husain
Varg Vikernes
Tara Strong

March

Matteo Salvini
Jim Parsons
Larry Page

April

David Blaine
Elodie Bouchez
Pharrell Williams
Jennifer Esposito
Haile Gebrselassie

May

Tori Spelling
Sasha Alexander
Ruslana
Jack McBrayer
Minae Noji

June

Heidi Klum
Kevin Feige
Ceca
Neil Patrick Harris
Juliette Lewis
Marija Naumova
Andre Lange

July

Patrick Wilson
Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway
Ali Landry
Rufus Wainwright
Omar Epps
Kate Beckinsale

August

Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway
Vera Farmiga
Kristen Wiig
Sergey Brin

September

Paul Walker
Nas

October

Neve Campbell
Ioan Gruffudd
Kari Korhonen
Seth MacFarlane
Edge

November

Aishwarya Rai
Steven Ogg
Ryan Giggs

December

Monica Seles
Tyra Banks
Stephenie Meyer

Deaths

Deaths
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

Lyndon B. Johnson

February

Hans D. Jensen

March

Pearl S. Buck
Sir Noël Coward

April

Pablo Picasso
Sir Arthur Fadden

May

Frances Marion

June

Erich von Manstein

July

Betty Grable
Veronica Lake
Bruce Lee

August

Walter Ulbricht
Fulgencio Batista
Karl Ziegler

September

Salvador Allende
King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden

October

Paavo Nurmi
Ludwig von Mises
Abebe Bikila

November

Arturo de Córdova
Artturi Ilmari Virtanen

December

David Ben-Gurion
Bobby Darin
İsmet İnönü

Nobel Prizes

References

  1. ^ a b "Vietnam War - The United States negotiates a withdrawal". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved April 27, 2020.
  2. ^ Accident description for JY-ADO at the Aviation Safety Network
  3. ^ "The 1973 border poll on the future of Northern Ireland that time has forgotten". Belfasttelegraph.co.uk.
  4. ^ Oliver Lindsay (1996). Once a Grenadier: The Grenadier Guards, 1945-1995. Leo Cooper. p. 249. ISBN 9780850525267.
  5. ^ McElheny, Victor (January 7, 1974). "Discoverer of Comet: Lubas Kohoutek". The New York Times. New York. p. 61. Archived from the original on July 6, 2022. Retrieved July 6, 2022.
  6. ^ "The Lofthouse Colliery Disaster". BBC. January 2003. Retrieved July 28, 2011.
  7. ^ "45th Academy Awards Winners | Oscar Legacy | Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences". Archived from the original on February 23, 2014. Retrieved February 21, 2014.
  8. ^ Victor, Adam (December 31, 2010). "VAT: A brief history of taxation". The Guardian. Retrieved January 17, 2021.
  9. ^ "Mobile phone inventor made first call 50 years ago". BBC News. April 3, 2023. Retrieved April 3, 2023.
  10. ^ Abiad, Nisrine (2008). Sharia, Muslim states and international human rights treaty obligations : a comparative study. London: British Institute of International and Comparative Law. pp. 96–200. ISBN 978-1-905221-41-7.
  11. ^ Victor Ostrovsky (1991). By Way of Deception. General Publishing Company, Limited. p. 206. ISBN 978-0-7736-7316-8.
  12. ^ National Fire Protection Association (1974). Fires in High-rise Buildings: Reprints from Fire Journal and Fire Technology. National Fire Protection Association. p. 14.
  13. ^ "Isle of Man 'Shame' over Summerland Fire Disaster". BBC News. August 2, 2013. Retrieved August 5, 2017.
  14. ^ "MILESAGO - The Almanac - Australasian popular music, pop culture and social history 1964-1975". Retrieved March 13, 2023.
  15. ^ Amdur, Neal (September 21, 1973). "Mrs. King Defeats Riggs, 6-4, 6-3, 6-3, Amid a Circus Atmosphere". The New York Times. p. A1. Retrieved November 26, 2023.
  16. ^ "Recording star, 5 others killed in crash of plane". Spokesman-Review. Spokane, Washington. The Associated Press. September 22, 1973. p. 9. Retrieved November 26, 2023 – via newspapers.com.
  17. ^ Benson, Charles Dunlap; Compton, William David (November 1981). "The Last Mission". Living and Working in Space: A History of Skylab. NASA. Retrieved October 21, 2021.
  18. ^ "Federal Coordination And Compliance Section". The United States Department of Justice. November 13, 2000. Archived from the original on October 21, 2021. Retrieved October 21, 2021.
  19. ^ "Stylianos Pattakos, last survivor of the 1967 Greek military junta – obituary". The Telegraph. October 9, 2016. ISSN 0307-1235. Retrieved May 2, 2021.
  20. ^ "Execution By Hanging: 14/12/1973 Hatiduduzi Guvamantanga And Rivers Chimunondo – Zimbabwe (Rhodesia)". Archived from the original on December 13, 2012. Retrieved April 22, 2013.
  21. ^ United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Resource Protection (1977). Endangered Species Act Oversight: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Resource Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, First Session ... U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 138.
  22. ^ Shirelle Phelps (2002). World of Criminal Justice. Gale Group. p. 113. ISBN 978-0-7876-5072-8.
  23. ^ "Shelda Kelly Bruno Bedę". bvbinfo.com. Beach volleyball database.
  24. ^ "UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020". United Press International. January 9, 2020. Archived from the original on January 15, 2020. Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  25. ^ "Rahul Dravid". Cricinfo. Retrieved October 6, 2020.
  26. ^ "Hande Yener". Türk Telekom Müzik. Archived from the original on January 3, 2017. Retrieved January 3, 2017.
  27. ^ Biographical information and career statistics from TSN.ca
  28. ^ "Cuauhtémoc Blanco" (in Spanish). Football Top.com. Retrieved June 1, 2019.
  29. ^ "Cuauhtémoc Blanco nuevo gobernador de Morelos" [Cuauhtémoc Blanco new governor of Morelos] (in Spanish). Gobierno del Estado de Morelos. October 1, 2018. Retrieved June 1, 2019.
  30. ^ nationale, Assemblée. "M. Johnny Hajjar - Mandat clos - Martinique (3e circonscription)". Assemblée nationale (in French). Retrieved June 14, 2024.
  31. ^ "Mathilde, queen of Belgium | Facts, Biography, & Children | Britannica". www.britannica.com. Retrieved May 4, 2022.
  32. ^ "Manager Profile - Brendan Rodgers". LFC History. Retrieved November 22, 2022.
  33. ^
  34. ^ 1973 at National-Football-Teams.com
  35. ^ Cathy Freeman at World Athletics
  36. ^ "ATB age, hometown, biography". Last.fm. Retrieved September 11, 2023.
  37. ^ "Jenny Thompson at the U.S. Olympic Team". Archived from the original on May 12, 2008. Retrieved June 1, 2022.
  38. ^ "Lee Bing Bing". hkcinemagic.com. Hong Kong cinema.
  39. ^ "Happy Birthday Vidya Malvade: 10 SIZZLING pics of the Chak De! girl to make your day". Bollywood Hungama. Bollywood Hungma. March 2, 2018. Retrieved March 2, 2018.
  40. ^ "Jan Koller". footballdatabase.eu.
  41. ^ Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World. SAGE Publications. 2011. p. 876.
  42. ^ Colin Larkin, ed. (2007). The Encyclopedia of Popular Music. Omnibus Press. p. 2003. ISBN 9780857125958.
  43. ^ "Quién es Juan Caguaripano, el capitán que se rebeló contra Maduro". El Nacional. BBC Mundo. August 7, 2017. Archived from the original on August 7, 2017. Retrieved August 11, 2017.
  44. ^ "Christina Moore". TV Guide. Retrieved September 5, 2016.
  45. ^ "R. Ayala". soccerway.com.
  46. ^ "Akon – Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer – Biography.com". Archived from the original on August 21, 2016. Retrieved August 30, 2016.
  47. ^ Haile Gebrselassie at World Athletics
  48. ^ "Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Master Blaster turns 46". India Today. April 24, 2019. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  49. ^ "Pauleta". Soccer base.
  50. ^ "荒川弘 - コミックナタリー". Natalie (in Japanese). Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  51. ^ "Vladimir Smicer". .soccerbase.com.
  52. ^ "Heidi Klum". heidiklum.com. Archived from the original on September 28, 2007. Retrieved August 28, 2007. 1. June 1973: My birthday in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany. Bundesrepublik Deutschland
  53. ^ "Aurélie Filippetti". brspecial.com.
  54. ^ "Leander Paes". International Tennis Federation.
  55. ^ "Gov.-elect Josh Shapiro biography". January 17, 2023.
  56. ^ Henry Johnson; Akitsugu Kawamoto (2016). "Visual Kei: Glamour in Japanese Pop Music". Global Glam and Popular Music: Style and Spectacle from the 1970s to the 2000s. Routledge. p. 202. ISBN 978-1-317-58819-1.
  57. ^ "Kathleen Robertson biography and filmography". Tribute.ca. July 8, 1973. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  58. ^ Konstantino Kenteris at World Athletics
  59. ^ "Sandra Pires Tavares". bvbinfo.com. Beach volleyball database.
  60. ^ "KRISHNAMOORTHI, S. Raja". bioguide.congress.gov.
  61. ^ "Omar Epps". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. 2011. Archived from the original on January 10, 2011. Retrieved August 28, 2010.
  62. ^ Biographical information and career statistics from Legends of Hockey
  63. ^ Ilse, Jess (September 19, 2020). "The godparents of Europe's heirs". Royal Central. Retrieved June 18, 2022.
  64. ^ "1973: Llega al mundo el popular actor mexicano Jaime Camil". El Siglo de Torreón. July 22, 2013. Retrieved September 13, 2016.
  65. ^ "FranHealy.com". www.franhealy.com. Archived from the original on July 25, 2010. Retrieved January 12, 2022.
  66. ^ Sen, Sushmita (July 30, 2015). "Happy Birthday Sonu Nigam: Lesser Known Facts and Popular Tracks of the Singing Sensation". International Business Times, India Edition. Archived from the original on June 4, 2016. Retrieved May 14, 2016.
  67. ^ "Marcos". soccerway.com.
  68. ^ "Lisa Raymond". wtatennis.com. Women's Tennis Association.
  69. ^ Jimison, Robert (July 31, 2019). "Nine immigrants who helped make America great". CNN. Archived from the original on August 18, 2019. Retrieved May 31, 2022.
  70. ^ "Scott Niedermayer". olympedia.org.
  71. ^ "Rose McGowan: Actress (1973–)". Biography.com (FYI / A&E Networks). Archived from the original on November 7, 2017. Retrieved November 5, 2017.
  72. ^ Darren Campbell at World Athletics
  73. ^ "Paul Walker obituary". The Guardian. December 1, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2021.
  74. ^ Jo Pavey at World Athletics
  75. ^ "Driulis González". Olympedia. OlyMADMen. Retrieved November 8, 2023.
  76. ^ "Virginia Ruano Pascual". Women's Tennis Association.
  77. ^ "Rebecca Lobo". olympedia.org.
  78. ^ "Dida". bdfutbol.com.
  79. ^ "Sami Hyypia". soccerbase.com.
  80. ^ "Celebrity Central: Mario Lopez". People.com. Archived from the original on August 29, 2016. Retrieved August 16, 2021.
  81. ^ "Deniz Uğur – Biography, Height, Life Story, TV Series". turkishworld.org. Turkish world. February 21, 2021.
  82. ^ Notice de personne "Auerbach, Lera (1973-....)" [Person notice "Auerbach, Lera (1973-....)"] (in French). Bibliothèque nationale de France. November 3, 2011. Retrieved December 3, 2023.
  83. ^ "Palop". bdfutbol.com.
  84. ^ "M. Palermo". soccerway.com.
  85. ^ "Nick Lachey". TVGuide.com. Archived from the original on July 2, 2016.
  86. ^ "Patrik Berger". worldfootball.net.
  87. ^ "Aleksey Urmanov". olympedia.org.
  88. ^ Schwartz, Jared (December 9, 2022). "Grant Wahl critical of Qatari regime, World Cup committee before sudden death". New York Post. Retrieved December 14, 2022.
  89. ^ "UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020". United Press International. December 3, 2020. Retrieved August 11, 2021. actor Holly Marie Combs in 1973 (age 47)
  90. ^ "First Team | Arik Benado". mhaifafc.com.
  91. ^ "SS - Person Bio". isu.html.infostradasports.com. Retrieved September 11, 2023.
  92. ^ "Isabel Randolph : Classic Movie Hub (CMH)" – via www.classicmoviehub.com.
  93. ^ Colin Larkin, ed. (1992). The Guinness Who's Who of Jazz (First ed.). Guinness Publishing. p. 309/310. ISBN 0-85112-580-8.
  94. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1963 - J. Hans D. Jensen - Biographical". NobelPrize.org. June 25, 1907. Retrieved May 14, 2021.
  95. ^ Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Containing the Public Messages, Speeches, and Statements of the President. U.S. Government Printing Office. 1973. p. 163.
  96. ^ Eugene "Bull" Connor
  97. ^ Ey Alden Whitman (March 20, 1973). "Lauritz Melchior Is Dead; Wagnerian Tenor Was 82". New York Times. Retrieved March 3, 2024.
  98. ^ Aşık Veysel Şatıroğlu
  99. ^ Colin Larkin, ed. (1993). The Guinness Who's Who of Country Music (First ed.). Guinness Publishing. p. 264. ISBN 0-85112-726-6.
  100. ^ "Obituary: Sir Noel Coward", The Times, 27 March 1973, p. 18
  101. ^ "Henry Darger | Outsider Artist, Writer & Illustrator | Britannica". www.britannica.com. April 8, 2024.
  102. ^ Rubert, Juan Andrés (August 3, 2019). "Nino Bravo: una voz inolvidable y eterna". Cadena COPE (in Spanish). Retrieved August 4, 2019.
  103. ^ "Obituary for István Kertész," The Musical Times 114, No. 1564 (1973), p. 632.
  104. ^ Sicherman, Barbara; Hurd Green, Carol (1980). Notable American Women: The Modern Period : A Biographical Dictionary. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. p. 457. ISBN 0-674-62732-6.
  105. ^ "Ex-Rep. Jeannette Rankin Dies. First Woman in Congress, 92". New York Times. May 20, 1973. Retrieved February 21, 2015.
  106. ^ "Inge's Funeral Today". The New York Times. June 12, 1973. Retrieved April 24, 2017.
  107. ^ Hastings, Selina (2015) [2004]. "Mitford, Nancy Freeman- (1904–1973)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/31450. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  108. ^ Arthur Augustus Calwell (1896–1973)
  109. ^ "Robert Smithson, 35, A Sculptor, Is Dead". The New York Times. New York City. July 24, 1973.
  110. ^ Vilhelm Moberg Swedish author
  111. ^ Page, Tim (November 24, 1986). "Music: Prism Orchestra in Barraqué Premiere". The New York Times. Retrieved April 18, 2017.
  112. ^ "J. R. R. Tolkien Dead at 81; Wrote 'The Lord of the Rings'". The New York Times. September 3, 1973. Archived from the original on April 11, 2009.
  113. ^ Al, Sherman, 1897–1873
  114. ^ NTSB Identification: FTW74AF017; 14 CFR Part 135 Nonscheduled operation of ROBERT AIRWAYS; Aircraft: BEECH E18S, registration: N50JR (Report). NTSB.gov. September 20, 1973. Archived from the original on December 8, 2011.
  115. ^ "Pablo Neruda, Nobel Poet, Dies in a Chilean Hospital", The New York Times, 24 September 1973.
  116. ^ Shrenker, Israel (September 30, 1973). "W. H. Auden Dies in Vienna". The New York Times. Retrieved September 20, 2017.
  117. ^ "Rosetta Nubin (Sister) Tharpe". The Black Perspective in Music. 2 (2): 227. 1974. ISSN 0090-7790. JSTOR 1214272.
  118. ^ EDMUND CHESTER, 75, EX‐DIRECTORAT C.B.S.
  119. ^ "Deyo, Morton Lyndholm". NHHC.
  120. ^ "Lila Lee, 68, Dies; Silent Film Star". The New York Times. November 14, 1973. Retrieved February 11, 2020 – via NYTimes.com.
  121. ^ "The Mother". www.sriaurobindoashram.org.
  122. ^ "Adolfo Ruiz Cortines" (in Spanish). Busca Biografias. Retrieved May 30, 2019.
  123. ^ "Nomura, Naokuni". Traces of War. Retrieved December 19, 2022.
  124. ^ "Charles Greeley Abbot American astrophysicist". January 30, 2024.
  125. ^ "Bobby Darin, Pop Singer, Dies at 37". The New York Times. December 21, 1973. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 24, 2020.
  126. ^ "Fritz Gause". www.vle.lt (in Lithuanian).
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article: 1973. Articles is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license; additional terms may apply.Privacy Policy