What Happened on December 6, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Bahrain's constitution goes into effect

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Gerald Ford sworn-in as 1st unelected VP, succeeds Spiro T Agnew

38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford
  • NL votes to move San Diego Padres to Washington, D.C. (doesn't happen)

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim Kohn, guard/tackle (Oakland Raiders)

Famous Deaths

  • Justus Hermann Wetzel, composer, dies at 94
  • Robert A Watson-Watt, Scottish developer of the radar in WWII, dies at 81