On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Bo Hanson, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in New South Wales, Australia
  • Danny Graves, American baseball player, born in South Vietnam
  • Kevin Muscat, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Crawley, United Kingdom
  • Kimmo Rinatnen, Finnish hockey forward (Team Finland Olympic bronze 1998), born in Rauma, Finland

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Gregory, Australian cricketer (scorer of fastest ton Australia 1921), dies at 77
1973 Highlights

About August 7, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo