On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1973

Historical Events

  • "Pajama Game" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 65 performances
  • Arab oil ministers announce a further production cut of 5 percent for January for non-friendly countries
  • St Louis Cardinal Jim Bakken kicks 6 field goals vs Atlanta Falcons
  • Sunningdale Agreement in Northern Ireland

Famous Birthdays

  • Stacey Abrams, American politician, lawyer and voting rights activist, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Tony Batista, Dominican baseball infielder (Oakland A's), born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
1973 Highlights

About December 9, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius