On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1973

Historical Events

  • "Cyrano" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 49 performances
  • "Sugar" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 506 performances
  • Phillies Ken Brett 4th consecutive game HR in which he pitched
  • World Court condemns French nuclear tests in the Pacific

Famous Birthdays

  • Marie N, Latvian singer
  • Mark Larsen, Danish gallop jockey

Famous Deaths

  • Fay Holden, actress (Mother-Andy Hardy films), dies at 77
1973 Highlights

About June 23, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer