What Happened on April 26, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "2 Gentlemen of Verona" musical opens in London
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Perry, English footballer
  • Damien Munoz, Miss USA-Colorado (1997)
  • Mark Davis, NBA guard/forward (Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • Tracy Kathleen Hayes, Wheaton Ill, Miss America (Illinois-5th-1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Irene Ryan, actress (Granny-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 69