What Happened on October 9, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st general striking in Luxembourg since 1942
  • Israel announces loss of Bar-Lev defense line in Suez Canal
  • Warriors-Cavalier game in Cleveland postponed because of wet floors

Famous Birthdays

  • A J Ofodile, NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Alexey Trochshinskiy, hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)
  • Brandon Pollard, soccer defender (Olympics-gold-96), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Carlos Pav√≥n, Honduran footballer
  • Dexter McCleon, cornerback (St Louis Rams)
  • Erin Daniels, American actress
  • Fabio Lione, Italian musician (Rhapsody)
  • Terry Balsamo, American guitarist

Famous Divorces

  • Elvis & Priscilla Presley divorce after 6 years