What Happened on August 9, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Henry McCullough & Denny Seiwell quit Wings
  • USSR launches Mars 7

Famous Birthdays

  • Filippo Inzaghi, Italian footballer
  • James McKeehan, tight end (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Jay Hagood, tackle (NY Jets)
  • Jimmy King, NBA guard (Toronto Raptors)
  • Jochen Molling, hockey defenseman (Team Germany 1998)
  • Kevin McKidd, Scottish actor
  • Larry Stallworth, WLAF wide receiver (London Monarchs)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Anthony Perkins (41) weds photographer Berinthia Berenson (25) in Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Daniels, US swimmer (Olympics-4 gold-1904, 08), dies at 88
  • Dean Corll, shot, he raped & killed 26 boys