On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1973

Historical Events

  • Chilean parliament accuses pres Allende violating laws

Famous Birthdays

  • Howie Dorough, American singer (Backstreet Boys - "I Want It That Way"), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Kristen Wiig, American comedian and actress (Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters), born in Canandaigua, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Louise Huff, American actress (Sea Waif, Caprice, Disraeli), dies at 77
1973 Highlights

About August 22, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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