What Happened on October 6, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Yom Kippur War begins as Syria & Egypt attack Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Ioan Gruffudd, Welsh actor
  • Jeff Davis, American comedian
  • Rebecca Lobo, Mass, WNBA center (Olympics-gold-96)/(NY Liberty)
  • Sylvain Legwinski, French footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Maria Walter, composer, dies at 71
  • Dennis Price, English actor ( Kind Hearts and Coronets, Separate Tables), dies at 58 (b. 1915)
  • Sidney Blackmer, actor (Love Crazy), dies of cancer at 58