On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1973

Historical Events

  • Garvey, Lopes, Cey & Russell play together for 1st time, set record of staying together as an infield for 8½ years (LA Dodgers)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ines Gorrochategui, Cordoba Arg, tennis star (1991 Futures-Brindisi)
  • Kano Hills, tackle (New Orleans Saints)
  • Kasia Kowalska, Polish pop rock singer and actress, born in Sulejówek, Poland
  • Sam Adams, NFL defensive tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Ville Laihiala, Finnish heavy metal singer (Sentenced, Poisonblack), born in Oulu, Finland

Famous Deaths

  • Alvin Derold Etler, American oboist, and composer, dies at 60
  • Frantisek Suchy, Czech composer and folk song collector, dies at 82
1973 Highlights

About June 13, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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