What Happened on October 10, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: New York Mets beat Cincinnati Reds, 3 games to 2
  • US Vice President Spiro T Agnew pleads no contest to tax evasion & resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • A J Ofodile, tight end (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Jeff Shantz, Duchess, NHL center (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Jessica Shahriari, Miss USA-Arizona (1997)
  • John Mobley, NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Mario Lopez, actor (A C Slater-Saved by the Bell), born in San Diego, California
  • Zach Thornton, Balt Md, soccer goalkeeper (Olympics-gold-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Albe, [Renaut A Joostens], Flemish writer (Paradise Bird), dies at 71