On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1973

Historical Events

  • Houston Astro Caesar Cedino jailed in death of 19 year old woman
  • NA Soccer League awards LA, San Francisco, Seattle & Vancouver franchises

Historic Event

West German chancellor Willy Brandt normalizes trade with Czechoslovakia

Chancellor of West Germany Willy Brandt
Chancellor of West Germany
Willy Brandt

Famous Birthdays

  • Erin Moorad, America pairs skater (with partner Richard Gillam), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Luke Casserly, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Ralph Intranuovo, NHL center (Edmonton Oilers), born in East York, Toronto, Ontario
  • Valentina Lisitsa, Ukrainian-American concert, pianist born in Kiev, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic
1973 Highlights

About December 11, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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