On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1973

Historical Events

  • 1st time Rangers shut-out Islanders 6-0
  • North Ireland's United Loyalist Council hold a one-day strike, loyalist paramilitaries forcibly try to stop people going to work

Music releaseAlbum Release

The Stooges release their 3rd album "Raw Power"

Rocker Iggy Pop
Iggy Pop
  • US Senate creates Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Baumhoff, soccer midfielder/forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Juwan Howard, NBA forward/center (Washington Bullets/Wizards)
  • Kristin Godridge, Traralgon Aust, tennis star (1993 Futures-Singapore)
  • Sonia Paquette, St-Janvier Quebec, hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • Tim Bowens, NFL defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)
1973 Highlights

About February 7, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius