On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1973

Historical Events


Sport awardNFL Pro Bowl

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

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson
  • Leslie Nielson appears on M*A*S*H in "Ringbanger"

Famous Birthdays

  • Bubba Miller, corner (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Grady Jackson, defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Jane Fonda weds activist Tom Hayden

Actress Jane Fonda
Actress
Jane Fonda

1973 Highlights

About January 21, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius