On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1973

Historical Events

  • Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In last airs on NBC-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Banks, cornerback (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Gabriel Mendez, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • Keif Bryant, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Louis Laros, Dutch soccer player (Willem II, Vitesse)

Famous Deaths

  • Esther Williamson Ballou, American organist, composer and educator, dies at 57
  • Frankie "Fordham Flash" Frisch, baseball player, dies at 74
  • Manuel Rojas Sepulveda, Chilean writer (Hijo de Ladron), dies at 77
1973 Highlights

About March 12, 1973

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces