On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Armstrong, Canadian NHL center (NY Islanders), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Patrick Poulin, Canadian NHL left wing (Tampa Bay Lightning), born in Vanier, Quebec, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Eissfeldt, German old testament scholar, dies at 85
1973 Highlights

About April 23, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus