On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1973

Historical Events

  • Biju Patnaik of the Pragati Legislature Party elected leader of opposition in the state assembly in Orissa, India

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Egglesfield, American actor
  • Svetlana Boginskaya, Soviet gymnast

Famous Deaths

  • Max Yasgur, owner Woodstock-festival farmland, dies at 53
  • Vasiliki Maliaros, Greek actress (b. 1883)
1973 Highlights

About February 9, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius