On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1973

Historical Events

  • 1st BART train travels thru transbay tube to Montgomery St Station

Famous Birthdays

  • Javier Zanetti, Argentinian footballer
  • Jessica Grieco, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • Lisa Raymond, American tennis star (11 Grand Slam double titles), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania
  • Mark Doubleday, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Sherriden May, NFL fullback (NY Jets)

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Kennedy, American actor (Dark Passage, The Lone Ranger & the Lost City of Gold), dies of cancer at 57
1973 Highlights

About August 10, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo