On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei Kovalev, NHL right wing (NY Rangers), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Chris Fehn, American percussionist (Slipknot)
  • Harold Morrow, full back (Minnesota Vikings)
  • James Michael Kennedy, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jordan Jovtchev, Bulgarian gymnast
  • Kavis Reed, CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)

Famous Deaths

  • Art Smith, actor (Quicksand), dies of heart attack at 73
1973 Highlights

About February 24, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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