What Happened on October 2nd, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bret Hudson, NSW Australia, gymnast (Olympics-96)
  • Dalida Chammai, Miss Lebanon Universe (1997)
  • Efren Ramirez, American actor
  • Lene, Norwegian singer (Aqua)
  • Maria Wetterstrand, Swedish politician
  • Verka Serduchka, Ukrainian entertainer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Paavo "Flying Finn" Nurmi, who won 6 Olympic gold medals, dies at 76

Runner nicknamed the
Runner nicknamed the "Flying Finn"
Paavo Nurmi
  • Paul Hartman, actor (Bert-Petticoat Junction), dies at 84