September 15, 1973 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Dutch Guilder devalued by 5%
  • Ohio State's Archie Griffith begins record 31 cons 100 yd rushing
  • OPEC supports price hikes and designates six Gulf countries to negotiate collectively with companies over prices; other members to negotiate individually
  • Secretariat wins Marlboro Cup in world record 1:45 2/5 for 1ΒΌ miles

Deaths in History

  • Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden (b. 1882)