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

Historic Event

Juan Perón returns from exile to Argentina after 18 years

  • 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? 48 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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