What Happened on April 4, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • World Trade Center, then the world's tallest building, opens in New York (110 stories)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris McCormack, Australian triathlete
  • Damon Allen, figure skater (1997 Midwestern champ), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • David Blaine, American illusionist
  • Loris Capirossi, Italian motorcycle racer
  • Peter Hoekstra, Dutch soccer player (PSV, Ajax)
  • Ryan Coughlin, CFL offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Tiffany Woosley, WNBA guard (Houston Comets)