On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Brazilian Boeing 707 crashes near Paris, 122 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Bird, American musician
  • Christine Monge, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in San Francisco, California
  • Konstantinos Kenteris, Greek athlete

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Vasilyevich Mosolov, Russian composer (Zavod), dies at 72
  • Isabel Randolph, actress (Mrs Nester-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 83
  • Robert Ryan, American actor (Billy Budd, Dirty Dozen, Longest Day), dies from lung cancer at 63