On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Peter Shaffers "Equus" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-François Bergeron, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Saint-Jérôme, Quebec
  • Kate Beckinsale, British actress (Underworld series), born in London
  • Lenka Kotková [Šarounová], Czech astronomer and discoverer of minor planets, born in Dobřichovice, Czechoslovakia
  • Peter Heijstek, Dutch soccer player (DFC/Dordrecht '90)

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Burke, President (NY Yankees)/dir (Madison Sq Garden), dies