What Happened on October 23, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Arab oil embargo extended to the Netherlands
  • Nixon agrees to turn over White House tape recordings to Judge Sirica
  • UN's revised International Telecommunication Convention adopted
  • Yankee GM & pres Lee MacPhail named AL president

Famous Birthdays

  • Blaine McElmurry, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Mac Cozier, soccer forward (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Shawn Wooden, free safety (Miami Dolphins)
  • Sjoerd Sanders, soccer player (PSV/MVV)