On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1973

Historical Events

  • Black September kills 3 and wounds 55 in Athens
  • David Storey's "Cromwell" premieres in London
  • USSR performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcus Jones, defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
1973 Highlights

About August 15, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (India)

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