What Happened on January 22, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

George Foreman TKOs Joe Frazier in 2 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman
Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joe Frazier
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Joe Frazier
  • Roe vs Wade: US Supreme Court legalizes most abortions
  • US, North & South Vietnam & Vietcong sign boundary accord

Famous Birthdays

  • Deon Minor, Paris Texas, 400m runner
  • George Noga, CFL linebacker (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Reggie Barlow, wide receiver (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Rogerio Ceni, Brazilian footballer
  • Said Larossi, soccer player (Emmen/Vitesse)
  • Vincent Bradford, linebacker (San Francisco 49ers)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th US President (Democrat: 1963-69), dies at his Texas ranch at 64

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson