On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1973

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First time since 1885, tennis has 2 top male players - Americans Stan Smith and Jimmy Connors

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Holsey, defensive tackle (NY Giants)
  • Marcus Wall, CFL receiver (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Rusty LaRue, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)

Famous Deaths

  • Earle Foxe, actor (Dance Fools Dance), dies at 81
1973 Highlights

About December 10, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius