August 8, 1973 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History


AgreementContract of Interest

US Vice President Spiro Agnew says reports he took kickbacks are "damned lies" from government contracts in Maryland. Vowed not to resign.

Vice President of the United States Spiro Agnew
Vice President of the United States
Spiro Agnew

Deaths in History

  • Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish author and historian (b. 1898)