What Happened on July 16, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • During Watergate hearings, Butterfield reveals existence of tapes

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham Robertson, American filmmaker and author, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Shaun Pollock, South African cricketer (son of Peter South African Test quick 1995-), born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Stefano Garzelli, Italian cyclist, born in Varese, Italy
  • Tim Ryan, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Ohio), born in Niles, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Trijntje "Nine" van de Schaaf, author (Fries dorpsleven), dies at 91