What Happened on November 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Gary Matthews wins NL Rookie of Year

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Neil Simon's "Good Doctor" premieres in NYC

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon
Playwright and screenwriter
Neil Simon

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US President Richard Nixon signs the Emergency Petroleum Allocation Act, authorizing petroleum price, production, allocation and marketing controls

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

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US Senate votes 92-3 to confirm Gerald Ford as Vice President

38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Evan Karagias, American professional wrestler
  • Jon Runyan, tackle (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Nick Ferguson, CFL defensive back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Reginald Lee, WLAF linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Samantha Harris, American model and host

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Christian, American jazz trumpeter (b. 1887)