Historical Events on June 20, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago's Cy Acosta is 1st AL pitcher to bat since DH rule (strikeout)
  • Ezeiza massacre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Snipers fire upon left-wing Peronists. At least 13 are killed and more than 300 are injured.
  • Juan Peron returns from exile to Argentina after 18 years
  • SF Giants Bobby Bonds sets NL record with 22 lead off HRs