June 30, 1973 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Biggest US tanker "Brooklyn" christened (230,000 ton)
  • Observers aboard Concorde jet observe 72-min solar eclipse

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of Canada Joe Clark (34) weds lawyer Maureen McTeer (21)

16th Prime Minister of Canada Joe Clark
16th Prime Minister of Canada
Joe Clark

Deaths in History

  • Blessed Vasyl Velychkovsky C.Ss.R Bishop and Martyr (b. 1903)
  • Elmer Layden, one of Notre Dame's legendary 4-horsemen, died
  • Nancy Mitford, English author (Love in a Cold Climate), one of the Mitford sisters, dies of cancer at 68