On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1973

Historical Events

  • 46th National Spelling Bee: Barrie Trinkle wins spelling vouchsafe

Historic Event

US President Richard Nixon administration imposes 60-day economy-wide price freeze, superseding Special Rule No. 1 for oil companies

Famous Birthdays

  • Ceca Raznatovic, Serbian singer
  • Daniel Marsh, cricketer (son of Rod South Aust slow lefty since 1993)
  • Michael Cade, American actor (Sylvester Winkle-California Dreams), born in New Jersey
  • Sam Shade, NFL strong safety (Cin Bengals)
  • Sami Kapanen, Vantaa Fin, NHL left wing (Whalers, Carolina, Olympic bronze 1998)
  • Stepfret Williams, wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys)
1973 Highlights

About June 14, 1973

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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