What Happened on January 11, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • American League adopts designated hitter rule
  • Famous victory at the SCG Pakistan chasing 158 all out 106
  • Trial of Watergate burglars begins in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Dickenson, CFL quarterback (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Joanna Brodzik, Polish actress

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Rahul Dravid, Indian cricketer Captain of India (2004-07) and one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket, born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Cricketer Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid
  • Rockmond Dunbar, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Isabel Randolph, actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83
  • Rudolf Kubin, composer, dies a day after 64th birthday