What Happened on July 16, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • During Watergate hearings, Butterfield reveals existence of tapes

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham Robertson, American filmmaker and author
  • Karla Beteta, Miss Universe-Guatemala (1996)
  • Shaun Pollock, cricketer (son of Peter South African Test quick 1995-)
  • Stefano Garzelli, Italian cyclist
  • Tim Ryan, American politician

Famous Deaths

  • Trijntje "Nine" van de Schaaf, author (Fries dorpsleven), dies at 91