What Happened on June 30, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Burns & Schreiber Comedy Hour" TV Variety; debut on ABC
  • Biggest US tanker "Brooklyn" christened (230,000 ton)
  • Observers aboard Concorde jet observe 72-min solar eclipse

Famous Birthdays

  • Chan Ho Park, Kong Ju City Korea, pitcher (LA Dodgers)
  • Dodda Ganesh, cricketer (Karnataka & India pace bowler 1997)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of Canada Joe Clark (34) weds lawyer Maureen McTeer (21)

16th Prime Minister of Canada Joe Clark
16th Prime Minister of Canada
Joe Clark

Famous Deaths

  • Blessed Vasyl Velychkovsky C.Ss.R Bishop and Martyr (b. 1903)
  • Elmer Layden, one of Notre Dame's legendary 4-horsemen, died