What Happened on December 4, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Corliss Williamson, American basketball forward (NBA C'ship 2004, Detroit Pistons; NBA 6th Man of the Year 2002; NCAA Final 4 MOP 1994), born in Russellville, Arkansas
  • Ferry Corsten, Dutch musician and DJ, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Kate Rusby, English folk singer and songwriter, born in Barnsley, England
  • Racci Shay, American musician, born in LaGrange, Georgia
  • Steven Menzies, Australian rugby league lock (13 Tests; NSW 20 games; Manly Sea Eagles), born in Sydney, Australia

Tyra BanksTyra Banks (49 years old)

American supermodel and actress (Higher Learning; Fresh Prince of Bel Air), born in Inglewood, California

Born in 1973

Famous Weddings

Pete Rozelle

NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle (47) weds activist Carrie Cooke

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Fuller, Canadian-American businessman ('Fuller Brush Man'), dies at 88
  • Michael O'Shea, American actor (Smart Woman), dies of a heart attack at 67
1973 Highlights

About December 4, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Top Of The World - Carpenters
  • UK #1 Song: I Love You Love Me Love - Gary Glitter