Historical Events on August 28, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

"Let's Get It On" 13th studio album by Marvin Gaye is released

Singer Marvin Gaye
Singer
Marvin Gaye
  • "Monster Mash" goes gold
  • "Smoke on the Water" by Deep Purple goes gold
  • 6.8 quake centered in Oaxaca State in Mexico kills 527
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • India & Pakistan sign POW accord
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test
  • “Let’s Get It On” single released by Marvin Gaye (Billboard Song of the Year 1973)