On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Snow, American NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers, Seattle Supersonics), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Gabby Logan, British television presenter, born in Leeds, England
  • Lee Westwood, English golfer (British Open, US Masters 2010 runner-up), born in Worksop, Nottinghamshire
  • Mark Babic, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia

Person of interestSachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar, Indian cricket batsman and captain (200 Tests, 15,921 runs @ 53.78, 51 x 100s; highest run scorer in international cricket), born in Mumbai, India

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
Cricketer
Sachin Tendulkar

1973 Highlights

About April 24, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus