On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1973

Historical Events

  • Comet (Lubos) Kohoutek discovered at Hamburg Observatory

Election of Interest

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's Awami League wins election in Bangladesh

Founding Father of Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
Founding Father of Bangladesh
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray Parlour, English footballer (Arsenal), born in Romford, England
  • S├ębastien Izambard, French operatic pop singer (Il Divo), born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Andre de Meulemeester, Belgium WW I pilot [Eagle of Flanders], dies at 78
1973 Highlights

About March 7, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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