On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1973

Historical Events

  • Chicago's Cy Acosta is 1st AL pitcher to bat since DH rule (strikeout)
  • Ezeiza massacre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Snipers fire upon left-wing Peronists. At least 13 are killed and more than 300 are injured

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Juan Perón returns from exile to Argentina after 18 years

General and President of Argentina Juan Perón
General and President of Argentina
Juan Perón
  • SF Giants Bobby Bonds sets NL record with 22 lead off HRs

Famous Birthdays

  • Chino Moreno, American musician (Deftones)
1973 Highlights

About June 20, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini