On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1973

Historical Events

Music History

Drummer Danny Seiwell quits rock band Wings, which he co-founded by Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Sherald, American painter (portrait of Michelle Obama), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • Lisa Ling, American journalist (CNN), born in Sacramento, California
1973 Highlights

About August 30, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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