On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1973

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "Red Rose Speedway" including "My Love"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Nixon's White House Chief of Staff H. R. Haldeman
Nixon's White House Chief of Staff
H. R. Haldeman
  • 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? 47 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus