On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1973

Famous Weddings

  • "The Avengers" actress Diana Rigg (35) weds Israeli painter Menachen Gueffen (43)

Famous Deaths

  • Joe E. Brown, American comedian (Buck Circus Hour), dies after long illness at 80
  • Otto Klemperer, German/US conductor, dies at 88
  • Patrick McVey, actor (Manhunt, Big Town), dies at 63
1973 Highlights

About July 6, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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