What Happened on September 23, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Argentine General Elections - former Argentine President Juan Perón returns to power

General and President of Argentina Juan Perón
General and President of Argentina
Juan Perón

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Portland Ladies Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Largest known prime, 2 ^ 132,049-1, is discovered

Famous Birthdays

  • Grant McDonald, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics-1996)
  • Ingrid Fliter, Argentinian pianist
  • Michelle Tolson, Miss America-NH (1997), born in Manchester, New Hampshire

Famous Deaths

  • A S Neill, British headmaster, dies at 89
  • Manuel Borguno, composer, dies at 87

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971), dies at 69