On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1973

Historical Events

  • Bobby Murcer's 3 homers accounted for all RBIs, beating KC 5-0
  • Hector de Campora resigns as President of Argentina

Famous Birthdays

  • Ariel Silvio Zárate, Argentine footballer
  • Gavin Hassett, Saint John New Brunswick, rower (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Marțian Negrea, Romanian conductor, composer (The Glacier from Scărișoara), and teacher, dies at 80
  • Willy Fritsch, German actor (Spies, Women in the Moon), dies from a heart attack at 72
1973 Highlights

About July 13, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer