On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1973

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Royal Troon GC: American Tom Weiskopf wins wire-to-wire by 3 strokes from Johnny Miller and Neil Coles

Music History

Phil Everly storms off stage and declares an end to "The Everly Brothers"

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Quinn, American bagpipe player (Lucid Druid)
  • Candela Peña, Spanish actress (Take My Eyes), born in Gavà, Spain
  • Halil Mutlu, Bulgaria-born Turkish weightlifter
  • Kieren Perkins, Australian 1500m swimmer (Olymp-2 gold-92, 96), born in Brisbane, Australia
1973 Highlights

About July 14, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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