What Happened on April 8, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Thirty-two terrorist bombings in Cyprus take place.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Gonzalez, infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • Joel Davis, guard (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Khaled Badra, Tunisian footballer
  • Walter Nicholas Henry Tongue, 50m/100m swimmer (Oly-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Pablo (Ruiz y) Picasso, Spanish/French painter (Guernica), dies at 91

Painter Pablo Picasso
Pablo Picasso