What Happened on January 21, 1973

Historical Events

NFL Pro Bowl

23rd NFL Pro Bowl, Texas Stadium, Irving, Texas: AFC beats NFC, 33-28; MVP: O. J. Simpson, Buffalo Bills, RB

  • Leslie Nielson appears on M*A*S*H in "Ringbanger"

Famous Birthdays

  • Grady Jackson, defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders)
Born in 1973

Famous Weddings

Jane Fonda

Actress Jane Fonda weds activist Tom Hayden

About January 21, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Superstition - Stevie Wonder
  • UK #1 Song: Blockbuster - Sweet