What Happened on January 31, 1973

Famous Birthdays

  • Latario Rachal, American football player (Amsterdam Admirals, San Diego Chargers), born in California
  • Portia de Rossi, Australian actress, born in Horsham, Australia
Born in 1973

Famous Deaths

  • Ragnar Frisch, Norwegian economist and 1st winner of the Nobel prize in economics in 1969, dies at 77
1973 Highlights

About January 31, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Crocodile Rock - Elton John
  • UK #1 Song: Blockbuster - Sweet