What Happened on February 15, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Friendsville Academy (Tenn) ends 138-game basketball losing streak
  • USSR launches Prognoz 3 to study sun (589/200,300 km)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Borstein, American actress and animator
  • Amy Van Dyken, 50m/100m freestyle/100m butterfly swimmer (Oly-2 g-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Tim Holt, American actor (Stagecoach, Hitler's Children), dies of cancer at 55
  • Wally Cox, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares), dies at 48