On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1973

Historical Events

Album Release

Paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" album, including the hit single "My Love"

Historic Event

US President Nixon announces the resignation of H. R. Haldeman, Ehrlichman and others

  • Women's tennis groups end disputes over sanctioning tournaments

Famous Deaths

  • Josie Sedgwick, American actress (The Best Man, Queen of the Round-Up), dies of stroke at 75
  • Václav Renč, Czech poet, dramatist and translator, dies at 61
1973 Highlights

About April 30, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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