What Happened on December 27, 1973

Historical Events

  • MLB Los Angeles Dodgers announce their home night games will start at 7:30 instead of 8

Famous Birthdays

  • Dee Ferris, British painter, born in Paulton, Somerset, England
  • Kristoffer Zegers, Dutch pianist and contemporary classical composer (Pianophasing), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • William Clay, American sprint cyclist (Olympics, 1996), born in Yokosuka, Japan
  • Wilson Cruz [Echevarría], American stage and screen actor (My So Called Life; Party of Five), born in Brooklyn, NYC
Born in 1973
1973 Highlights

About December 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Time In A Bottle - Jim Croce
  • UK #1 Song: Merry Xmas Everybody - Slade