What Happened on February 6, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Shelter" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 31 performances
  • 40,000 civil servants demonstrate against higher pension contribution
  • 6th ABA All-Star Game: West 123 beats East 111 at Utah
  • Bernice Fekete skips her curling rink to 2nd straight 8-ender, Edm

Famous Birthdays

  • Arie Obdam, Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam)
  • Fred Miller, tackle (St Louis Rams)
  • Lulama Masikazana, cricket wicket-keeper (Kwazulu for E Province)

Famous Deaths

  • Ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar), dies at 74