On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Mann, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • Ismael Valdes, Mexican baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Ciudad Victoria, Mexico

Person of interestSergey Brin

Sergey Brin, Russian-born American computer scientist and businessman (co-founded Google with Larry Page), born in Moscow, Soviet Union

Co-Founder of Google Sergey Brin
Co-Founder of Google
Sergey Brin

1973 Highlights

About August 21, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo